An attempt to loot an ATM was foiled by the police on Thursday night in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district.
An official said that some burglars tried to loot a J&K Bank ATM in Yaripora area during the intervening night of Thursday-Friday.
He said due to the timely intervention of police, the attempt was foiled and one among the thieves was arrested with a toy pistol.
He identified the arrested person as Saqib Rashid Ganie, son of Abdul Rashid of Yaripota.
A case in this regard has been registered and further investigation is going on, he added. (KNO)