Three ‘anti-national’ cops held in Kashmir

June 16th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS  

Srinagar, June 16 (IANS) Three policemen were arrested in Jammu and Kashmir for their involvement in “anti-national activities”, police said Saturday.

A police spokesman, in a statement issued here, said that during the course of investigation in a case of police station Shergari under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act and the Police Enhanced Penalties Ordinance, it surfaced that a police constable was also involved and was in touch with anti-national elements.

“Further investigation revealed that two more constables of the Jammu and Kashmir Police are also involved in such activities. These three constables have been taken into custody and their conduct is being scrutinized.”

The spokesman did not disclose the identity of the arrested constables.

“The investigation is on,” a police officer told IANS. He said at least two more constables will be questioned in this connection in the next two days.


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