SRINAGAR: Special Investigation Unit (SIU) has attached two vehicles in Kashmir for transporting Arms, ammunition, cash, posters and drugs to support terrorist activities in the Union Territory.
In a statement issued to The Dispatch, SIU said, Continuing its crackdown on terror elements, Special Investigation Unit has attached one TATA Motor vehicle bearing Registration No. JK15-2207 and Pulsar 200 Motorcycle bearing Registration No. JK13H-2452 in case FIR No. 41/2022 under section 7/25 AA Act & 13, 18, 20, 23, 39 & 39 UA (P)Act of PS Shaltang and case FIR No. 02/2023 under section 8/21 NDPS Act & 13, 18, 20, 38, 39 & 40 UA(P) Act of PS Kothibagh.
The said attachment orders were issued in the exercise of the power conferred U/S 25 read with 2 (g)( ii) UA(P) Act with the information to the designated authority for confirmation, it reads.
Worth to mention here that said TATA vehicle and Motorcycle were seized by Police on 20-11-2022 and 10-01-2023 in different two occurrences. The accused persons were transporting Arms, ammunition, Cash, Posters, Heroin etc in order to support terrorist activities in the UT of J&K, they said.
Accordingly, proceedings under section 25 of UA(P) Act were initiated consequently accord of prior approval for attachment of the TATA vehicle & Motor cycle was received. During the investigation in both cases, six (6) accused persons have been arrested so far and an investigation with regard to the involvement of other persons is going on, they said.