Sopore Police arrests 03 timber smugglers; Illicit timber seized

April 29:* ```Police in Sopore have arrested three timber smugglers and seized illicit timber.

Acting on specific information about timber smuggling in village Balham Rafiabad, a police party of Police Station Panzla raided the spot and recovered 120 feet illicit timber which was dumped by smugglers. The police party also arrested three accused persons involved in smuggling.

Accordingly case FIR number 34/2021 under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Panzla and investigation into the matter has been initiated.

Our consistent actions against anti social elements should reassure the community members that we are making every effort to keep our society free of crime. Police has resolved to act as per law against those who indulge in criminal activities.```