Srinagar, Jul 14 : One load carrier bearing registration number JK01V 7803 was seized in Dardpora village of north Kashmir’s Lolab on the intervening night of July 13 and 14. The vehicle was carrying timber illicitly felled by smugglers.
“The driver escaped from the scene taking advantage of darkness leaving behind vehicle loaded with at least 40 feet illegal timber, a police official said.
“A case has been registered and further investigations have been taken up to identify and trace the smugglers,” he said. (KNS)