|Bovine smuggling bid foiled, 15 bovines rescued|
|Early Times Report |
Samba, Mar 26: Ghagwal police today claimed to have foiled a bovine smuggling bid and rescued 15 bovines.
Police spokesman said that acting on reliable information received at Ghagwal police station that bovine animals are being smuggled towards Srinagar, a Police team of Ghagwal police station headed by Inspector Rajeev Kumar-SHO Ghagwal under the supervision of Deepak Digra-DySP Hqrs. Samba during vehicle checking naka at NHW Tapyal, signalled to stop a truck bearing registration number HR47C-6010 which was coming from Kathua side.
"During checking of the said vehicle, 15 bovines were found laden inside the vehicles which were being transported illegally without any permission," said spokesman adding that all the bovines were rescued and shifted to safer place. The vehicle used for transporting the bovines was also seized.
In this regard, a case under FIR No. 29/2019 under section 188 of RPC, 2/3 PCA Act has been registered at Ghagwal police station and investigation started.