Jammu and Kashmir:
Firing Case solved by Trikuta Nagar police within 01 hour. Pistol recovered, one person arrested.
On 13/02/2021 at 2320 hours, an information was received at P/S that some unknown person have fired few shots at around 11 PM in South Extn. Trikuta Nagar causing panic in the whole locality. In this connection, case FIR no. 58/21 U/S 307 IPC, 3/25 A.Act was registered at P/S Bahu Fort Jammu.
Acting swiftly on the directions of Sh. Shridhar Patil IPS SSP Jammu, Police team led by Insp. Deepak Pathania SHO Bahu Fort under the supervision of Bikram Kumar JKPS SDPO City East and Deepak Digra JKPS SP City South Jammu rushed to the spot and inspected the spot very minutely.
One individual present on the spot namely Vishal Dhar (Editor Dhar News, Jammu) S/O Satish Dhar (Retired ADG Doordarshan Jammu) R/O Ruman House, Gurah Bakshi Nagar, Jammu tried to dodge Police by presenting false story before Police and concocted a story putting blame on some individuals.
Not satisfied with his version, Police team brought him to P/S and put him on sustained questioning during which he spilled the beans and admitted his guilt. He confessed that he had fired the shots from his licensed Pistol to kill/ threaten Chaman Kaith @ Rohan S/O Mohan Lal Kaith R/O South Ext. Trikuta Nagar as some dispute was going on between him and family of Chaman Kaith. He was immediately arrested and on his disclosure, weapon of offence (.32 bore pistol) alongwith 03 live rounds was recovered from the spot.
Chaman Kaith escaped unhurt. The whole case of firing was solved within 01 hours by Trikuta Nagar Police
Swift action/ timely recovery by Trikuta Nagar Police has been widely appreciated by people of the area.