STATE TIMES NEWS

SRINAGAR: Acting tough against the violators of Government prohibitory orders, police in a series of actions have arrested 19 persons including 12 shopkeepers in Srinagar and Ganderbal. Police has also seized 12 vehicles for defying Govt orders over COVID-19.

          In Srinagar, police has arrested 12 shopkeepers from Jehlum Market Batamaloo for defying government orders. Cases under relevant sections of law have been registered at Police Station Shaheed Gunj and further investigation into the cases has been initiated.

          Similarly in Ganderbal, police has arrested 7 drivers and seized 12 vehicles loaded with the construction material from Duderhama and Wahidpora areas. Cases under relevant sections of law have been registered and further investigation into the cases has been initiated.