Police on Saturday claimed to have solved a hit-and-run case here by arresting the accused driver.
"On 24 September, during evening time, an old man was mowed down by an unknown vehicle, who died later in the hospital. The deceased was identified as Syed Muzafer Shah son of Syed Raza Shah resident of Sharibhat, Zadibal," police spokesperson said in a statement.
He said the accused driver was nabbed after thorough investigation and CCTV footage of the incident.
"The accused has been identified as Akhtar Rasool Rather son of Ghulam Rasool Rather resident of Margalari Budgam and vehicle registered as JK05A 6921," said the spokesman. The police have taken the accused into custody for further proceedings, he said.