Srinagar: A person was arrested in Nowhatta area of central Kashmir’s Srinagar City while trying to snatch service weapons from a CRPF man posted at a temporary checkpoint installed there.
Reports reached here to GMK said that, a person identified as Tehreen Dar of Pirbagh area of Srinagar tried to snatch a weapon from a CRPF Constable at Nowhatta area of Srinagar.
“Dar’s weapon-snatching bid was foiled by vigilant CRPF man, he (Tehreen Dar) tried to flee but was overpowered and arrested,” a police official said.
The official further said that the identity and affiliation of the arrested man is yet to be established.
Meanwhile, a case under FIR No 40/2020 under section 392 and 511 IPC has been registered against the person in police station Nowhatta.