An attempt to loot an ATM was foiled by the police on Thursday night in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district.
An unnamed official told a local news agency, Kashmir News Observer (KNO), that some burglars tried to loot a J-K Bank ATM in Yaripora area during the intervening night of Thursday-Friday.
However, he said that due to the timely intervention of the police, the attempt was foiled and one among the thieves was arrested with a toy pistol. He was later identified as Saqib Rashid Ganie, son of Abdul Rashid of Yaripora.
A case in this regard has been registered and further investigation is going on, he added. (KNO)