Srinagar: Coming hard on violators of lockdown and to ensure that there was no unnecessary movement of vehicles, authorities Friday seized two vehicles in Zainapora area of south-Kashmir’s Shopian district.
SDM Zainapora, Sayed Altaf Hussain said that two vehicles were seized by the district authorities for flouting the ‘Lockdown rules’ in the district.
“We tracked the vehicles near Melhura of Zainapora, after receiving information about their movement, the official was quoted by GNS as having said, adding that both the vehicles were seized on the spot.
“Both the vehicles were carrying illegally extracted material from the nearby river”, he said.
Notably, a countrywide Lockdown was clamped on March 24, which was further extended to May 3.