SRINAGAR: A man was booked under the stringent Public Safety Act for his alleged involvement in unlawful activities that posed threat to peace and order in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, Police said here.
According to police, Mohammad Azam, a resident of Pukharni in Nowshera sub-division, was lodged in Rajouri district jail immediately after his arrest by police.
“Azam’s detention order was issued by the Rajouri DM based on a detailed report submitted by the district police office,” the police said.
The police in a statement further said that a number of criminal cases were registered against the accused at the Nowshera police station between 2013 and 2021.
“Despite being booked in a number of FIRs, the accused was still not mending his ways and was involved in “unlawful acts” and was posing a threat to peace and order,” it said.