Precious Kashmir News
Srinagar, Sept 29: Police arrested an imposter who was introducing himself as police officer.
A police spokesman said on September 27 Sherghari police station received a complaint from one Sohail Ahmed Pinchoo, resident of Noorbagh Srinagar, that he is receiving threatening calls from one anonymous phone No. 9055786000.
The caller is introducing himself as Deputy Superintendent of Police (DYSP) Cargo and is continuously harassing the Pinchoo.
On receipt of this complaint FIR no 56/2020 U/S 419, 506 IPC was registered and Investigation taken up.
During investigation it came to fore that the phone number belongs to one Nazir Ahmed Sheikh, son of Mohammad Yousaf Sheikh, resident of Botakadal Lal Bazar Srinagar.
Spokesman said while searching his Phone Number on True caller App, his name is shown as DYSP CM Residence, which he has saved deliberately to cheat & threaten the public. The accused Sheikh was immediately arrested and investigations started in the instant case.