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REASI: Police on Wednesday arrested an accused wanted in a kidnapping and rape case, who was absconding since 2019.
As per details, accused Mohd Tahir, son of Ghulam Mohi-ud-Din, resident of Bagga Mahore, was absconding in a case registered vide FIR No 41/2019 dated 29/07/2019 under sections 363, 376-D, 343, 452 of RPC and 4 of POSCO Act at Police Station Chassana, after commission of crime in 2019. He evaded investigation by going underground and couldn’t be apprehended since the registration of FIR in 2019, as he was changing his hideouts, both Inside and Outside of J&K. A warrant under section 512 CrPC was issued by Court of Principal District and Sessions Judge Reasi against accused on December 11, 2019.
By meticulously planning & with coordinated efforts, Reasi Police chased the accused till his arrest. Police team is on hunt to apprehend another accused absconding in aforesaid case whereas accused Nazir Ahmed; Bashir Ahmed; Ghulam Qadir, sons of Abdul Samad; Farid Ahmed, son of Bahar Din, all residents of Bagga Mahore and Abdul Qayoom, son of Nizam Din, resident of Bagankot Chassana have already been arrested and are behind the bars. This is arrest of ninth absconder by Reasi Police under command of SSP Shailender Singh within a period of three weeks, against whom warrant under Section 512 CrPC are pending.