13 vehicles involved in illegal mining seized


Jammu: Continuing its effort against menace of illegal mining, a multi-pronged strategy was devised by Jammu Police in which dedicated police teams of Police Stations RS Pura, Jhajjar Kotli, Nagrota and Police Post Pounichak acted stringently on specific inputs and raided at different locations in their respective areas and seized 13 vehicles involved in illegal mining.
The seized vehicles include 5 tractor trolleys by R S Pura Police; 2 tippers and 1 dumper by Jhajjar Kotli police; 4 dumpers by Nagrota Police and a tractor Trolley by Pouni Chak Police.
It is pertinent to mention that police team of Police Station R S Pura along with Police Station Miran Sahib and Police Station Satwari raided Tawi river bed last month and seized huge machinery used in smuggling and dumping of mining material. Around 100 vehicles stand seized during last one & half month in District Jammu for illegal mining.