After receiving a tip off, a team of forest officials headed by RO Romshi Saleem Ajaz Mughal erected a Naka at Bello where the said vehicle Tata Mobile bearing registration No. JK01H-5521 was intercepted in wee hours at around 3:45 am, the driver gave slip and flew from the spot, team of forest officials chased the vehicle and got hold of it near Gadoora near Karimabad Mor.
The driver/co driver namely Manzoor Ahmad Dar and Mudasir Dar r/o Arabal Nikkas, flew from the spot. On Spot seizure of the vehicle along with illicit timber (Fir 08 logs = 35.69 cfts) was made and carted down to CRD Pulwama. The FIR is being lodged in PS Pulwama.