Ambala, March 24
A Road Transport Authority (RTA) team has nabbed four youths for allegedly sharing their location in WhatsApp groups in the district’s Mullana area this morning.
The suspects have been identified as Ali Ahmad, Isran, Ikram and Islam, all residents of Yamunanagar.
Om Prakash, Motor Vehicle Officer, enforcement, RTA, said this morning, his team was at Holi Chowk to check overloaded vehicles when they saw four youths following them in a white car. On suspicion, the team signalled the youths to stop and they tried to flee but were nabbed. “During search, two phones were seized and Ali was found sharing the team’s location in a WhatsApp group.”
RTA Secretary Gauri Midha said: “The officials have directions to nab suspicious persons and take strict action if any illegal activity is observed.”
The accused have been booked under Sections 186 and 120B of the IPC and Section 67 of the IT Act. — TNS