Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police in Budgam on Friday claimed to have booked a notorious thief under Public Safety Act (PSA) after obtaining necessary sanction from the authorities.
“A habitual notorious thief namely Imran Hussain Mir son of Manzoor Ahmed Mir resident of Kakarpora Mirgund, Baramulla was detained under Public Safety Act (PSA) by Budgam Police for his unrelenting criminal acts of burglary and theft. Pertinent to mention here that, he was involved in 12 burglary and theft cases registered at Police Station Magam, Police Station Pattan & Police Station Kunzar,” a police spokesman said in a statement.
Subsequently, the cases were duly processed and after obtaining sanctions from the concerned authorities, the booked notorious thief has been detained and subsequently lodged in District Jail Kupwara, police said.
“Our consistent actions against anti-social elements should reassure the community members that we are making continuous efforts to keep our society free from the scourge of inimical elements,” police said.