olice today initiated an action against the extortion racket being run by one Imran Ahmad Ganai Aka Shahid Imran owner of the Facebook page Kashmir Crown.
A close associate of Imran Ahmad Ganai (@Shahid Imran), Aashiq Mir was arrested by Police in Baramulla and one lac rupees cash was recovered from his possession.
SSP Baramulla confirmed the arrest along with cash to Good Morning Kashmir and said the investigation is underway to bust the wrong doings being run under the Kashmir Crown name.
Regarding the action against other unregistered Web portals and Facebook pages, he clarified that further action against those will be taken after Department of Information’s nod. He said that any action falls under the domain of Information department.
Pertinent to mention Facebook pages and unregistered Web portals have been in news for wrong reasons lately. People were up in arms particularly against Kashmir crown for blackmailing and extortion.