600 litre diesel seized in Mendhar

Jammu and Kashmir Police has seized 600 litres of diesel from a shop in Balnoi village of Mendhar tehsil in Poonch district.

As per reports, a team of police headed by SDPO Mendhar raided a shop at Nar Balnoi and found 600 litres of diesel from two plastic barrels.  

Reports said that owner of the shop had dumped the huge quantity of diesel to sell it on higher rates in open market as there is no petrol pump around in the village.  

Police have registered a case under relevant sections of the law and launched manhunt to nab the shopkeeper who has gone into hiding after the raid.