Srinagar, Sep 21, KDC: Srinagar police on Thursday arrested a DySp rank officer of Jammu and Kashmir Police for corruption charges.
Reports reaching KDC said that a team of Srinagar police on Tuesday searched the residence of DySp identified as Sheikh Aadil Mushtaq (KPS) near BSNL exchange Sanathnagar Srinagar.
If sources are to be believed “Some documents and a laptop, besides other electronic devices were seized and the officer was questioned in a case.”
On Thursday, the officer according to Srinagar based news agency Kashmir Dot Com was formally arrested by Srinagar police under FIR no 149 0f 2023 under section 167, 193, 201, 210, 218, 221 of Indian penal Code and 7, 7 A corruption Act at police Station Nowgam and further investigation has been set into motion.
Srinagar police in a tweet informed : One DySP of 17th IRP namely Adil Mushtaq arrested in FIR no 149/2023 u/s 7, 7A of Prevention of corruption Act & sections 167, 193,201,210,218,221 of IPC of Nowgam PS. A five member SIT headed by SP South city entrusted with investigation. 6 days police remand of accused obtained”. (KDC)