JAMMU: Police on Wednesday booked a Sarpanch and several others for defying DM’s order regarding lockdown. 

As per the details, a Sarpanch was booked by Gharota police for conducting construction work while Khour Police booked seven persons namely Dilip Kumar, Sham Lal, Sonu Kumar, Surjit Kumar, Pawan Kumar, Channa and Shinda for defying government order. Nagrota Police also booked an auto driver namely Shokat Ali  for the same offence.