BJP Panch among three arrested for extortion in Sopore: Police


Police on Friday claimed to have arrested three persons, including a BJP panch, in Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district for an alleged extortion attempt.

Quoting a police statement, news agency GNS reported that the police received a complaint from Mudasir Ahmad Sheikh that some unidentified persons barged into the house of his in-laws at Hamdani Colony Nadihal last night and asked them to drop toy weapons in south Kashmir.