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SRINAGAR: In continuation to stringent actions against absconders, Police on Wednesday arrested two absconders, who were evading arrest for a long time.
Acting on reliable information regarding an absconder namely Bashir Ahmad Zagoo, son of Ghulam Mohammad Zagoo, resident of Sagam Kokernag Anantnag who was evading arrest from last 31 years, Srinagar Police raided a place and arrested him from Shimla (Himachal Pradesh). He was wanted by law for his involvement in case registered vide FIR number FIR No. 35/1990 under section 379 of RPC of Police Station Nishat. The accused has been presented before the Court at Srinagar. Another absconder namely Farooq Ahmad Rajput, son of Shahzaman Rajput, resident of Chount Waliwar was arrested by Ganderbal Police who was evading arrest from July 2019. After receiving tip-off about the presence of absconder at a specified location, police party from Police Station Kangan under supervision of SDPO Kangan Yasir Qadri raided the place and subsequently arrested the absconder. He was wanted by law for his involvement in case registered vide FIR number 40/2019 under Section 420, 392, 506 & 120B of RPC of Police Station Kangan.