Illicit timber worth lakhs of rupees seized by police in Sopore
Srinagar: Police on Thursday seized illicit timber including deodar worth lakhs of rupees from Ladoora area of the Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday.
“Acting on specific information, a police team headed by SDPO Rafiabad Nissar Ahmad along with Range Officer concerned seized huge quantity of timber and deodar worth lakhs of rupees from the premises of a house, located at Khudwani Mohlla Ladoora belonging to Riyaz Ahmad Qureshi son of Fayaz Ahmad Qureshi and from the nearby orchards,” a police spokesman said.
He said a case FIR No. 48/2019 under relevant sections of law stands registered in Police Station Panzala and initiated investigations in the matter.
by INS Desk