Drug peddler arrested
Anantnag: Police on Thursday arrested a drug peddler and recovered contraband substance from his possession.
A police spokesman said that during checking at Tulkhan crossing, a police party headed by SHO Bijbehara stopped a suspected person. During his search, huge quantity of codeine phosphate and Spasmo Proxywon capsules were recovered from his possession.
He said that the drug peddler was identified as Mohammed Arif Dar son of Mohammad Subhan Dar resident of Tulkhan Bijbehara.
In this regard, a case under relevant sections of law was registered in Police Station Bijbehara and further investigation taken up, the spokesman added.