3 juveniles ‘escape’



Srinagar, May 3: Three inmates of a juvenile detention centre in Harwan village here, facing murder charges, have managed to escape, police said today.

Two of them are residents of Tral area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district while the other is from Bihar. They escaped last night from the juvenile centre, a police official said.

The trio was facing murder charges in two different cases at Awantipora and Anantnag police stations, he said.

Police have registered a case and launched a hunt to nab them, the official said.