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Three absconders held after long hunt in J-K

Press Trust of India  |  Jammu 

Three absconders were arrested Friday in separate operations in Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Zafer Iqbal, a resident of Channi Rama, was arrested near Narwal in the outskirts of Jammu by a police team from the station of district, a police said.

He said the accused, a resident of Channi Rama, was evading arrest after an FIR was registered against him in the station in 2015.

Iqbal is facing charges under various sections of the Ranbir Penal Code, including forging a document, criminal breach of trust, receiving stolen property, criminal conspiracy and rioting, the said.

He said the accused was produced before the court and was later lodged at the Sub-in district.

Mohammad Shafi, a resident of Kalakote, was arrested from Darhal area of district, he said, adding that he was wanted in a theft case registered agaisnt him in 2007.

was arrested from Chatyar Chingus in Rajouri, the said.

Ahmad was on the run for the last seven years after a case was registered against him under various sections of the Ranbir Penal Code, including cheating by personation and forgery for the purpose of cheating.

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First Published: Fri, March 15 2019. 19:40 IST