Fraudster booked under PSA in Budgam
Post by on Sunday, June 5, 2022
Srinagar, June 04: Jammu and Kashmir police on Saturday said they have booked a notorious fraudster under the Public Safety Act (PSA) in Central Kashmir's Budgam, who duped people on the pretext of providing government jobs.
According to police he had been booked under the Public Safety Act for his unrelenting involvement in manifold criminal/anti-social activities and for deceiving/looting gullible people on the pretext of providing them with government jobs and contracts from government departments, for a hefty amount, and duping people in fake land deals.
The alleged accused has been identified as Mohammad Shafi Bhat, son of Abdul Rahim Bhat, resident of Nadirgund Peerbagh Budgam.
According to police, he has been detained under PSA after obtaining sanctions from the concerned authorities for his involvement in 06 cases of cheating already registered against him across the district of Budgam.
The police also said, that his repeated offences and activities had created resentment among the public and turned into a law and order situation, for which he has been booked and lodged in Kot Balwal Jail Jammu.