Alleged unholy nexus between police and criminal exposed when a notorious criminal having nine FIRs of attempt to murder and other crimes registered against him still is escaping Public Safety Act (PSA) for past courtesy being backed by powerful and well-connected police officers.
Police sources said that the above mentioned notorious criminal who is among one of the active Heroin supplier recently was arrested in one of the police station in city outskirts but surprisingly managed to get bail for reasons better known to the police officers who are allegedly backing him. They added that the notorious criminal has managed to have cordial relationships with the some top police officials of the police department.
“Despite the fact that the notorious criminal was known narcotics supplier of the area, sources said while regretting that yet he has never been booked under NDPS Act just because of the being hand in glove with some police officials. They further claimed that incidents of gang war have seen a spurt right from the time since the said police officer has been transferred and posted in that particular area.
They further claimed that a particular gang of criminals purportedly working in connivance with some other police officers too has become active to take hold of the Heroin smuggling in the locality. “Even the senior police officers of the district Jammu are being misguided by particular police officer by not giving the clear picture of the gangs and drug mafia active in his area”, said police sources.
They further added that reasons for not sending proposal for detention of said notorious criminal under PSA to senior officers is best known to the police officer but the case has raised many eyebrows within the department and finger of suspicion over the working of the police amid tall claims to put a check on drug and narcotics smuggling.