Six booked under PSA, NDPS Act in north Kashmir: Police

Jan 19, 2022 | Brutality by Occupying Forces

Bandipora: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday booked six persons under various laws in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.

According to the police statement, “Four persons whose activities were prejudicial in the maintenance of peace and order in the area, were booked under provisions of Public Safety Act (PSA) and two persons were booked under provisions of Prevention of Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act as they were actively involved in this illicit trade and responsible for this menace”.

The six persons were booked after obtaining orders from an appropriate designated authority, the police said, adding, “They were instrumental in disrupting public order, besides some were involved in drug trafficking and were supplying drugs to youth in district Bandipora”. 

“Many cases were already registered against these persons in different police stations and were repeat offenders,” the police added.

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