Rahi kapoor, Poonch 30th march:
District Police Poonch today solved a theft case within an hour from its occurence and also arrested the accused and recovered the stolen property.
On the intervening night of 29/30-03-2019 at around 0200hrs one person namely Mumtaz Ali S/O Abdul Rehman R/O Bhatidhar Mendhar,38 years,a serving employee in Sheep husbandry deptt. broke the safe of Ziarat Shareef Sain Elahi Baksh RA at Battalkote(Loran) and decamped with the cash of 28635 INR.The accused person also used his motorcycle bearing registration No. JK02P-5423 as a mean of conveyance.After committing the offence, he was on way from Battalkote to Poonch.
Consequently,under the supervision of SSP Poonch Sh. Ramesh k Angral JKPS,teams were constituted led by DySP Hqrs Sh. Aijaz Bhat and SHO PS Mandi Sh. Ravinder Rakwal and SHO Loran Sh. Tilak Raj and they swung into action immediately and acting swiftly,he was stopped at by a naka party within the jurisdiction of PS Mandi but he overspeeded the naka and subsequently he was chased and was overpowered.
During questioning,he admitted the offence and the cash and the tools used for breaking the safe were also recovered from him.On this, case FIR No. 01/2019 U/S 457/ 380 RPC stand registered at P/S Loran and investigation was taken up.
Moreover the public has hailed the timely action of Poonch Police and has applauded the sincere efforts of the police for solving the theft case of a Shrine with in the record time.