Two black cars with same registration number seized, one person arrested 


Kathua April 4: Police Station Lakhanpur, seized two black coloured Hyundai Verna cars with same registration number and arrested one person in this connection.

Police team of Police Station Lakhanpur headed by Inspr Rajesh Sharma seized these cars on the complaint of one Jatinder S/o Late Khushi Ram R/o Lakhanpur, Kathua  in which he stated that one more Hyundai Verna car with the same registration number and colour is  plying  in Lakhanpur town in addition to his self owned black colour car bearing registration no.JK08H-0088 which he purchased from one Mohd Rafiq S/o Bashir Ahmed R/o Broindhai Hatli Kathua.

On this complaint, Police Station Lakhanpur registered a case FIR no.29/2019 u/s 420 RPC and started an investigation into it. During the investigation, Police seized both the cars and arrested one accused who happened to be the same person who sold the Verna car to the complainant. It was further revealed that the accused namely Mohd Rafiq S/o Bashir Ahmed R/o Broindhai Hatli Kathua recently purchased a brand new Verna black coloured car and intentionally used the same number.

Police is also seeking clarification from the concerned authority in this regard to ascertain the truth.