Jammu and Kashmir police have claimed to have arrested four persons involved in threatening and intimidation of locals in Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
A police spokesman in a statement said that four persons were arrested and incriminating materials which includes threat posters were recovered from their possession.
“Initial investigation into the matters reveals that these individuals were involved in publishing and circulation of threat posters in Sopore area,” said the spokesman.
“The arrested persons have been identified as Rameez Ahmad Malla, Riyaz Khaliq Parray, Waseem Manzoor and Ikhlaq Imtiyaz Sheikh, all residents of Watergam Rafiabad,”he said.
“Case FIR No 161/2019 under relevant sections of law registered in Police Station Dangiwacha. All the four accused persons have been arrested and shifted to PS Dangiwacha. Incriminating material recovered from their possession has been taken into records for the purpose of investigation. Further investigation in the matter is in progress,” he added.
“Police have resolved to act tough against such elements. Community members are requested to share details about such persons who are involved in threatening and intimidation of locals,”said police spokesman in a statement .