Samba, April 30
Ghagwal police today claimed to have rescued 11 bovines from two vehicles. Police said that on the tip off, a police party of Police Station Ghagwal laid down a surprise naka on NHW1 during the night for traffic checking.
During checking they signaled two without registration numbers Mahindra Bolero pick up but instead of stopping both the drivers of the vehicles tried to escape from the naka point. Police party at once chased them and intercepted them near Nonath Aashram. During checking of the vehicles, police party found 11 oxen and cows laden mercilessly.
Instantly a case FIR number 48/2017 and 49/2017 under sections 188RPC, 2/3 PCA Act, 179, 183, 184 MV Act registered and investigation is on to nab the drivers.
The whole operation was conducted under the close supervision of SSP Samba Anil Magotra.