International Development News
Development News Edition
Give Feedback

Man absconding from over 4 years held in J&K's Kathua district


Devdiscourse News Desk Jammu
Updated: 04-12-2018 15:24 IST
Man absconding from over 4 years held in J&K's Kathua district

Ahmad, a resident of Gurah Kalyal Ramkot, was arrested from Billawar area of the district, a police spokesman said. (Image Credit: Wikimedia)

A man was arrested Tuesday after a four-year-long hunt in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Fareed Ahmad was on the run after an FIR was lodged against him under section 452 (house-trespass after preparation for hurt, assault or wrongful restraint) and 323 (punishment for voluntarily causing hurt) of Ranbir Penal Code in 2014, they said.

Ahmad, a resident of Gurah Kalyal Ramkot, was arrested from Billawar area of the district, a police spokesman said.

He added the accused was declared an absconder by the Additional Special Mobile Magistrate Billawar on August 20.

(With inputs from agencies.)

COUNTRY : India