Srinagar (NVI): Counter Intelligence of Kashmir (CIK), which is a wing of Jammu and Kashmir Police, today conducted raids in parts of South Kashmir’s Pulwama and Srinagar.
The raid was conducted at the house of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) youth leader Waheed-ur-Rehman Parra at Naira village of Pulwama. Parra is currently in the custody of National Investigating Agency (NIA).
The raid was also conducted at Star Hospital owner, Dr Mir Samiullah’s Hyderpora, Srinagar residence.
Mir was also formerly affiliated with Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
An official said that these raids are being conducted with regard to money transactions made through Hawala.
“Searches are being conducted in connection with some bank transactions, Hawala money and Pakistan trade connections,” he said.
Last month, CIK had carried out raids at dozens of locations in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district.