SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir police have booked a DDC member of JK Apni party from Arin constituency for assaulting a revenue official in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Saturday.
Official sources told a local news agency KNO, that a team of revenue officials including assistant commissioner revenue Bandipora, Parvaiz Rahim and Tehsildar Bandipora, Sheikh Tariq along with other officials were conducting an inspection for construction of a road at Kudara village in Arin panchayat block, when during the visit, DDC member Ghulam Mohi-ud-din Rather belonging to the Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party, allegedly assaulted Tehsildar Bandipora, following which the revenue officials lodged a complaint against the DDC member.
The sources further stated that the police have registered a case FIR No. 107/2021 under section 307, 392, 353 IPC against the DDC member at Police station Bandipora.
Its pertinent to mention here that Ghulam Mohi-ud-din Rather had joined the J&K Apni Party recently after winning DDC election from Arin block.
Further details are awaited.