FIR against two persons in South Kashmir for concealing travel history

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A lady doctor checks temperature of a passenger at Srinagar airport. Photograph by Yashraj Sharma for The Kashmir Walla

Srinagar: Upon the information received from the magistrate that two persons of Awantipora area have concealed their travel history in order to evade necessary quarantine process , case FIR No. 35/2020 u/s 188,270,271 IPC has been registered against them at Police Station Awantipora.

The said booked persons are students and have recently returned to village Charsoo and village Goripora of Awantipora with a travel history of Pakistan and Bangladesh
They have been sent to EDI Pampore to undergo necessary quarantine and further action under the said FIR shall be initiated after their quarantine period is over.

Awantipora Police appealed the general public to cooperate with adminstration and Police in this unprecedented situation and proactivey disclose their travel history.

People are also requested to inform Police Control Room Awantipora on phone number 01933247369/ 7051404001, if any person found in their locality to have returned from outside Jammu and Kashmir.

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