Police attaches residential property of Terrorist Associate in Kokernag || Press Exclusive

Police on Thursday attached a residential property of a terrorist associate in the Kokernag area of Anantnag.

Police in a statement to News Agency Kashmir Scroll said that continuing its crackdown on terror ecosystem ; harbouring terrorists and providing logistic support to terrorists, District Police Anantnag along with concerned Executive Magistrate attached residential Property belonging to Ab Salam Rather S/O Mohd Ramzan Rather at Tangpawa Kokernag.

The property was linked with Case FIR No. 170/2022, U/S 307 IPC, 7/25 I A Act, 16,18,19,20,23,38,39 UA (P) Act of Police Station Kokernag, police said, adding that during the investigation of the above case it had surfaced that Zahoor Ahmad Rather S/O Ab Salam Rather R/O Tangpawa Kokernag was working as terrorist associate (OGW) and was providing food, shelter and other logistic support to killed terrorists identified as Asif Reshi @ Khubaib S/O Mohd Yaseen Reshi R/O Sheikhpora Marhama and Wakeel Ahmad Bhat, @ Talha S/O Abdul Ahad Bhat R/O Nai Basti Marhama at his residential house and thus it falls within ambit of “Proceeds of terrorism “ under section 2(g) r/w section 25 of UA(P) Act 1967.

Confirmation of attachment of property was sanctioned by competent authority; police

Anantnag Police once again appeals to the general Public not to provide logistic support to terrorists, if done strict action as per law will be taken against the culprits.