Jammu, Mar 31 (PTI) As many as 15 bovines, which were allegedly being transported illegally, were rescued after the police intercepted a truck in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district today, a police official said. Also Read - Jammu And Kashmir Lockdown News: Complete Shutdown in Samba District From August 28 to September 1

A check post was set up on a road at Nanke Chak in Samba and the truck, which was coming from Kathua side, was intercepted, the police said. Also Read - J&K: Jawan Arrested For Delivering Parcel Bomb at BSF Camp in Samba

On checking the vehicle, 15 bovines, which were being transported without permission, were rescued, they said. Also Read - Jammu And Kashmir Lok Sabha Election: Over 57 Per Cent Turnout Recorded

The truck was seized and an case in this regard was registered at Samba Police Station, the police said, adding a hunt is on to nab the truck driver.

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