Jammu & Kashmir

Killing of labourer in Budgam: Brick kiln owner arrested for non-compliance of orders, says police

Srinagar Jail. [FPK File Photo/Vikar Syed]

Budgam: Less than a week after militants shot dead a labourer from Bihar and injured another from Punjab, police arrested owner of the brink kiln where the duo was working “for negligence and non-compliance of administrative orders thereby endangering life and safety of labourers.”

Budgam police in a statement said that the brick kiln owner Mohammed Yousuf Mir son of Mohammad Akbar Mir resident of Chattergam has been arrested subsequent to registration of FIR (102/2022) against him under “relevant sections of law”.

“Police in Budgam have arrested (Mir) whose brick kiln is located at Magraypora Chadoora for negligence and non-compliance of administrative orders thereby endangering life and safety of labourers,” it said.

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