Court rejects bail of accused

SRINAGAR, JUL 30: 4th Additional Sessions Judge Srinagar Kamlesh Pandita rejected bail application of Dawood Ahmad Azad S/o Humayoun Azad R/o Kursoo Rajbagh, Srinagar who was booked by the Police in case FIR no 06/2017 u/s 420,120-B, RPC read with 2/28/32/36, 2(g) Tourist Trade Act of P/S TRC Srinagar alongwith other co-accused persons.
4th Additional Sessions Judge Srinagar, Kamlesh Pandita after hearing both the sides observed that the allegations against the accused person are that he being the Manager of Indo Sahab Travel Services enticed and allured innocent aspirants for Haj pilgrimage of their hard earned money and also played with their religious feelings, alongwith other co-accused persons. In this case, accused person has been arrested on 08.07.2017 alongwith other co-accused person and as per record, the detention continues till date. Police agency after considering public out-cry constituted a Special Investigation Team for going to the root of the scam and fraud, where other key wrong doers are outsiders and as per prosecution and shadow C/D file, the investigation is being carried on very vigorously and the investigating team is already outside the State for laying hands on the fraudsters. The investigation is going on. With these observations Court rejected the bail application. (JNF)