Police attach residential house in Bandipora
Srinagar: Police have attached a residential house in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district whose owner has been accused of “harbouring terrorists”.
A police spokesman said they have attached the house of Bashir Ahmad Mir, son of Abdul Sattar Mir, resident of Wanpora Gurez, at present Watrina Bandipora after “obtaining legal sanction from the competent authorities”.
“The said house was linked to case FIR No.166/2021of PS Bandipora U/S 16,18,19 ,20,23,39 UAPA, 307 IPC , 7/27 IA Act, dated 26-09-2021 in which two hard-core terrorists were neutralised, who were involved in different terror crimes in Bandipora,” police said.
“The investigation proved beyond doubt that the said house was used for the purpose of terrorism — sheltering, harbouring terrorists — and such act was voluntarily/knowingly given by the member of the family/house. Many attacks on civilians/protected persons were carried/conspired/planned by terrorists while using this house as hideout,” it added.