Jammu, Mar 28 (PTI) Police today foiled two cases of bovine smuggling and arrested one accused in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district, an official said today.

A police team deployed at a checkpoint here seized a vehicle with 12 bovines, but, the driver of the truck managed to flee from the spot, the police said.

A case has been registered at Ghagwal Police Station and investigation is on, they said. In an another similar incident, a police team intercepted one carrier and recovered 2 bovines which were being transported illegally, the police said. The driver of the vehicle namely Lal Hussain was arrested and vehicle seized on the spot, he said, adding a case has been registered in Samba Police Station.

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