Thieves on prowl in uptown areas

Residents of various colonies in uptown Srinagar have appealed SSP Srinagar to direct concerned police officials to act against thieves involved in various burglaries. 

They said the thieves are on prowl in several areas including Umarabad Sector A and B, Pirbagh, LD Colony Sanat Nagar which have witnessed surge in thefts during last three months.

According to delegation from theses colonies, the thieves are looting houses at their own will and timing with no arrests being made so far.

“We are calling our relatives from near and far to remain inside the houses since we fear that thieves may strike any of the houses in these colonies as they have been doing these months,” said the members of the delegation.

They have appealed SSP Srinagar and concerned SHO to intensify vigil and book the culprits so that there is end to the ongoing thefts in these colonies.