Police today cracked theft case at SMHS Hospital with arrest of the accused.
In a statement, police spokesperson said police station Karan Nagar had received a complaint from CMO SMHS Hospital stating that some unknown persons have stolen sanitary items from bathrooms of OPD, casuality and wards.
It said accordingly, a case FIR number 19/2019 under relevant sections of law was registered and investigation was initiated.
“During course of investigation officers intercepted one suspect person near the gate of SMHS identified as Towseef Rasool Bhat resident of Khanqa Bagh Pampore who was carrying a bag. On his search, stolen property including bathroom sanitary items were recovered,” the statement said.
“When the officers spoke to him they learnt about the involvement of his another associate namely Muhammad Saleem Mir of Drangbal Pampore in the commission of crime. Efforts are on to trace him. SMHS Hospital administration and general public have applauded this prompt action of police,” it added.