Sopore police arrested two accused persons involving in burglary in Jamia Masjid, Logripora, police said on Saturday.
On March 18, 2013 Police Station Bumai, received a complaint that unknown burglars have broke in Jamia Masjid, Logripora, Sopore and have stolen gas cylinders, electric transformers and other items from the masjid. On this Case FIR No 21/2013 under section 457,380 RPC was registered in Police Station Bumai and investigation was taken up.
During the course of investigation two persons namely Irfan Ahmad alias Pina Dar and Latief Ahmad Dar both residents of Lathishat, Sopore were nabbed by police and during interrogation they confessed that they have committed the burglary.
“On their instance and identification the stolen property of masjid was recovered which include five gas cylinders, two electric transformers of 10 Kv and 02 KV specifications, handy gas and other utensils etc. Both the accused are on police remand and their involvement in other burglaries is being probed”, a police statement reads.