Jammu, August 18: Government ordered a magisterial probe after alleged use of pages of a religious book in packaging triggered protest in the Bari Brahmana factory area.
According to police reports, members of a particular community staged a protest against the management of M/S Jamuna Alloys Ltd. running at Phase-II Bari-Brahamna as they have dumped majority community’s religious books in large quantity which seems to have been brought from Srinagar as scrap for using as raw material in making packaging boxes.
“A case under various sections of Ranbir Penal Code (RPC) has been registered at Police Station Bari Brahmna against the management of the factory and the police assured us that the culprits shall be booked by conducting fair, transparent and impartial investigation into the matter,” said a statement issued by the community members.
The district administration also have assured that culprits shall be booked by conducting fair, transparent & impartial investigation into the matter for which Special Investigation Team (SIT) headed by Faisal Qureshi, Addl. SP Samba has also been ordered/constituted by SSP Samba.
Deputy Commissioner (DC) Samba has also ordered Magisterial Enquiry into the matter and also issued directions to seal the said factory which has been done by Police by the orders of Executive Magistrate, Bari-Brahamna. All other scrap dealers of District Samba have also been advised by DC Samba and SSP Samba to verify the scrap before buying so that such incidents could not be repeated in future.
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