ACCUSED IN MURDER CASE ARRESTED BY PS GHAROTA
JAMMU: On 03.07.2019, information was received at PS Gharota that 03 persons namely (1) Tarsem Singh (2) Pawan Singh both Ss/o Surinder Singh (3) Dhananter Singh S/O Tej Singh all residents of Ranjan came in front of the Rakesh wine shop at Ranjan, set ablaze the wine shop with the help of petrol and attacked with sword. In the said incident 03 persons present in the shop namely 1) Ankur Rajput 2) Pritam Chand & 3) Sahil Rishi also caught fire and received burn injuries. All injured including one nearby shopkeeper were shifted to GMC Jammu from where two persons where lateron shifted to DMC Ludhiana. On this, case FIR No. 45/2019 u/s 147,148,436/307/120-B/RPC 4/25 A Act was registered at PS Gharota.
During investigation, involvement of 07 accused persons surfaced in the commission of above said crime. A team led by Sh. Suram Singh-JKPS, SP Rural Jammu and Sh. Ajay Sharma-JKPS, SDPO Akhnoor immediately started investigation. Later on, one victim namely Ankur Rajput succumbed at DMC Luthiana and accordingly S 302 RPC was added to the offences. A number of raids were conducted at various places within Jammu and other districts besides seeking the cooperation of locals to nab the culprits. Accused 1). Tarsem Singh was arrested on same day. 2 )Dhanantar Singh and 3). Anil Kuma, 4) Pawan Singh and 5). Vijay Singh were also arrested later on. Similarly, accused 6). Jaggater Singh was arrested on 09.07.2019 from SMVD University Road Katra. After hectic efforts by Police teams, accused person 7). Janak Raj was arrested on 16.07.2019 from the area of PS Gund, District Ganderbal (Kashmir). During the investigation of the case, 04 Motor Cycles and 01 sword were also seized. Due to hectic efforts by concerned Police including SHO Gharota Inspr. Rajinder Sharma, all the above mentioned 07 accused persons have been arrested and further investigation in the case is going on.