Baramulla Police on thursday said that they have arrested a Shopkeeper for being involved in selling of Petroleum products illegally on exorbitant rates and recovered 187 ltrs of Petrol/Diesel from his shop at Palhallan Pattan area of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
As per the statement issued here to News-agency Current News of India (CNI) Police under the supervision of Sh Mohd Nawaz-JKPS, SDPO Pattan assisted by PSI Aeraf Niyaz IC PP Palhallan arrested Shopkeeper namely Mehraj Din Mir S/O Ghulam Mohiuddin Mir R/O Tantraypora Palhallan, who has been found involved in selling of Petroleum products illegal on exorbitant rates at his shop at Palhallan Pattan, District Baramulla.
During search 187 litres of Petrol/ Diesel was recovered from his shop and was taken into custody immediately.
Police said that case under sections of Essential Commodities & Petroleum Act registered in Police Station Pattan and investigations set in motion.(CNI)