SRINAGAR Police on Monday claimed to have solved a theft case here by arresting the accused.
Police Station Karan Nagar received a complaint from CMO SMHS Hospital Srinagar informing that some unknown person/persons have stolen sanitary items from bathrooms of OPD, causality and wards.
Accordingly, a case FIR number 19/2019 under relevant sections of law was registered in Police Station KarnNagar and investigation was initiated immediately, a police spokesman said.
During the course of investigation officers intercepted one suspect person near the gate of SMHS identified as Towseef Rasool Bhat resident of Khanqa Bagh Pampore who was carrying a bag. On his search, stolen property including bathroom sanitary items were recovered, the spokesman said.
When the officers spoke to him they learnt about the involvement of his another associate namely Mohammad Saleem Mir resident of Drangbal Pampore in the commission of crime. Efforts are on to trace him, the spokesman said, adding SMHS Hospital administration and general public have applauded this prompt action of Police.