Police acts against illegal mining in Rajouri, vehicles seized

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Taking note of illegal mining from river bed using Vehicles involved in illegal mining seized.

Police heavy machinery, the Jammu and Kashmir police in association with Geology and Mining department have seized a number of vehicles in the last one week in Rajouri.

Police said that there were reports of illegal mining with heavy machinery in various parts of the district after which teams were constituted which laid surprise nakas and raided several locations of river and seized vehicles involved in illegal mining.

Police added that on Tuesday evening, a team of police headed by SI Ashish Chowdhary of Police Post Chingus seized three dumpers JK11C 4120, JK11A 1893 and JK02AV 6223 for illegal mining in Chingus Kallar area.