Jammu: Police Sunday said that it has seized 12 vehicles and a JCB involved in illegal mining in Tawi river bed area of Jammu.
A police statement said Jammu police raided Tawi river-bed area and seized 12 different vehicles and JCB involved in illegal mining following inputs about illegal mining in Tawi river bed area police teams of P/S Domana, P/S Kahnachak, PP Chinore, PP Pounichak, BPP Sandwan, BPP Gajansoo were constituted .
It said the police teams raided Tawi river-bed area and seized 12 different vehicles and JCB involved in illegal mining.
The details of the vehicles seized include JK21E-0659,CH. No- 06524,JK02BX- 1621,CH. No -76767,CH. No-022417,CH. No-76747,JCB- CH. No- 291627,CH No-10835,JK02CH-5713,CH No-03969,CH. No-00474,CH. No-35590,CH. No-00378.
“The mining was done in violation of order of Jammu & Kashmir High Court. In order to strictly implement the drive against illegal mining and to tighten noose against the violators of the law, Jammu Police has initiated strict action,” added the statement.(KNS)