10 vehicles seized for illegal mining


Jammu: In a quest to stern the menace of illegal mining, a multi-pronged strategy was devised by Jammu Police in which teams of Police Stations Miran Sahib, Nagrota, Gharota & Police Posts Bathindi, Talab Tillo, Sainik Colony, Phallain Mandal and Sidhra acted stringently on specific inputs and raided different locations in their respective areas and seized 10 different vehicles involved in illegal mining. The seized vehicles included 2 tractor-trolleys without registration numbers seized by Miran Sahib Police; a tractor-trolley without registration number seized by Nagrota police; a tipper (JK02AK 2085) seized by Gharota police; a tipper (JK02CJ 8546) seized by Bathindi police; a tractor (JK02BC 6027) seized by Talab Tillo police; a dumper (JK02CM-2470) seized by Sainik Colony police; 2 tractor-trolleys (JK02CC 2311 and JK02CH 7578) seized by Phallain Mandal police and a tractor without registration number seized by Sidhra police. The overall recoveries were made by SHO Miran Sahib Inspr Mirza Sultan, SHO Nagorta Inspr Vishav Pratap Singh, SHO Gharota Inspr Khyatiman Khajuria, Incharge Police Post Bathindi PSI Mohd Ilyas, Incharge Police Post Talab Tillo PSI Rajesh Kumar, Incharge Police Post Phallain Mandal PSI Ajesh Singh Jamwal, Incharge Police Post Sainik Colony PSI Mohd Younis Khanday and Incharge Police Post Sidhra SI Shakil Ahmed in their respective jurisdictions. DMO Jammu was also intimated about the same.