Auto ferrying Anti-poll posters seized, youth held

KL Report

SRINAGAR

Police on Monday arrested a youth and seized an Auto carrying anti-election posters in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.

Official sources said that on a specific input police and Special Operation Group laid a check point in Bandipora and detained Abid Farooq Jan, resident of Qazipora in the Bandipora district.

“The youth was in an auto (JK05B 3146) and was carrying election boycott posters of Hurriyat Conference headed by Syed Ali Geelani. We have detained him as well as seized anti election material and auto,” Sources said.

Meanwhile, in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, police arrested a youth after he was found tearing down the posters and flags of National Conference at Dhudarhama.

Official sources said that Fayaz Ahmad, son of Muhammad Ramzan, who is a resident of Dhudarhama was found bringing down NC flags and posters in the area and he was arrested by police.

The Ganderbal district – which falls under Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency – is going for polls on April 30, while Bandipora – which falls under Baramulla Lok Sabha constituency – is going for polls on May 7. (GNS)

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