J&K: CBI arrests 2 former district magistrates of Kupwara over the alleged issuance of large number of arms licences on the basis of forged documents

Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested two former district magistrates of Kupwara – Rajiv Ranjan and Itrit Hussain Rafiqui in connection with the alleged issuance of large number of arms licences on the basis of forged documents.

A CBI spokesperson said, the role of Ranjan and Rafiqui had surfaced during the investigations by the probe agency. They had held the position of district magistrate of Kupwara between 2013 and 2016 in the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir.