JKPCC Scam: Crime Branch carries out raids in Srinagar, Pampore

Crime Branch Kashmir is carrying out raids at the houses of several officers of JK Project Construction Corporation (JKPCC) in connection with a case related to alleged misappropriation and embezzlement.

Sources said that raids are being conducted at least at four locations in Srinagar and Pampore.

A senior officer of the crime branch confirmed the raids and said that same is being carried out in relation to the FIR 02/2020 under section 468, 471,120B IPC, 5(2) PC Act of police station CB Kashmir.

The case has been registered following a complaint that misappropriation of funds was carried out by the JKPCC unit which led to huge financial losses to the government exchequer.