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SAMBA: Police on Saturday recovered 2 vehicles which were stolen from District Gurdaspur (Punjab) and were being used by bovine smugglers for illegal transportation of bovines from Punjab towards Valley.
As per details, on January 13, 2021, a party of Police Station Ghagwal during Naka checking seized a Mahindra vehicle (PB10F-4279) vide FIR No. 09/2021 under Section 188 IPC which was being used for bovine smuggling from Punjab towards Valley. During investigation, it surfaced that the aforementioned vehicle was a stolen vehicle whose FIR under relevant sections has been registered in a Police Station of District Gurdaspur (Punjab).
Similiarly, on January 15, 2021, a team of Police Station Ghagwal, in another incident of bovine smuggling, seized a vehicle without registration number loaded with bovines and case was registered vide FIR No. 10/2021 under section 188 IPC . The aforesaid vehicle was also found to be a stolen vehicle from Gurdarpur district of Punjab.