Bandipora: Police on Monday said that they seized properties in north Kashmir’s Bandipora in connection with a militancy case.
In a statement, the police said that continuing its crackdown on harbouring militants and providing logistic support to them, Police in Bandipora in presence of the Executive Magistrate attached double storied residential houses of Abdul Majeed Reshi father of accused Aijaz Ahmad Reshi @Doctor at Gundpora Rampura and Mohammad Jamal Malik father of accused Maqsood Ahmad Malik resident of Chitteybandey jurisdiction of Police Station Aragam Bandipora, under section 25 UAP Act.
The spokesman further stated that worth to mention here that both the accused persons were militant associates and stands already arrested.
Accordingly, the process for seizing of property belonging to the above accused falling within the ambit proceeds of militancy was initiated u/s 25 of UA(P) Act by the order of Divisional Commissioner Kashmir vide order No DIVCOM- ‘K’/Rtn/05/2023 dated 10-02-2023, they said.
According to the notice, the owners of these houses have been restrained to ‘transfer, lease out, dispose-off, change its nature or deal with the said property in any manner without the permission of the designated authority. Any violation will attract the penal provision of law, reads the statement. (GNS)