Jammu, Oct 27 (PTI) An absconder, wanted in connection with a case registered in 2005, was arrested Saturday in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. Also Read - Encounters Break Out in Kulgam, Anantnag Day After J&K Police Gun Down 7 Terrorists

Mohammad Sadiq, a resident of Utter Behani village of Bari Brahamana, was on the run after he was named in an FIR registered under section 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) of the Ranbir Penal Code and 3/6 of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, a police spokesman said. Also Read - Fresh Snowfall In Gulmarg Makes For Splendid View | Watch

He said a police party from the Bari Brahmana police station nabbed the accused from the area on a specific information. Also Read - Monday Motivation: Engineers Attempt 5.3 Metre Metal Fit To Complete Chenab Arch in Most Treacherous Terrain

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