MENDHAR: In order to check the trafficking of illicit liquor, its illegal sale & purchase, Poonch Police has started a special drive. Carrying farward the drive, today, on the direction’s of SSP Poonch Sh Romesh K Angral JKPS, a police party led by SHO Mendhar Sajjad mir under supervision of SDPO MENDHAR Neeraj Padyar JKPS laid a naka at mankote.During checking & frisking two suspected person started fleeing from the spot to avoid checking,but the alert cop’s along with ASI noor Hussain chased the suspected person & apprehended him.On search of vehicle recovered 590 Quarters of illicit liquor from 10 bag which he was carrying in his maruti 800 bearing reg no. Jk02 N 9017.
On questioning they revealed their identity as Shariaz Ah mir S/O mohd irshaad R/o sandot Balakote and shabir Ahamad S/O Ghulam mohd R/O Dhargaloon mendhar. In this regard case FIR no.62/2019 U/S 48(a) of excise act stand registered against the accused persons at P/S mendhar .Investigation taken up.