J&K: Police books eight miscreants under PSA in Baramulla

Srinagar,  Jammu and Kashmir Police have booked eight miscreants under the Public Safety Act (PSA) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district.

Police on Monday said that all the eight miscreants, involved in several cases, have been booked under PSA and lodged in Central Jail Kot Bhalwal Jammu and District Jail Udhampur.

The eight accused persons have been identified as Waqar Ahmad Bhat a resident of New Colony Kreeri, Danish Hussain Gojree of Takisultan Drangbal, Taseen Ahmad Hurra of Pethpora Hamrey, Mohammad Abdullah Bhat of New Colony Palhallan, Mohammad Ashraf Wani aka Ashraf Haji of Utikoo Kunzer, Suhail Ahmad Sheikh of Sheikh Mohalla Kunzer, Touseef Ahmad Akhoon of Khanpora, and Abdul Majeed Shah of Iqbal Colony Pattan who have been booked under PSA after obtaining formal detention orders from the competent Authority.

“Pertinent to mention that many cases are registered against these persons and they were involved in the disturbance of public order, criminal activities and subversion”, police said adding, “despite their involvement in many FIRs, they did not mend their ill activities, and thus were strictly acted upon

under PSA”.