Sopore police books four Drug Peddlers under PSA
Sopore: Police has booked four notorious drug peddlers in north Kashmir’s Sopore under NDPS Act after obtaining formal detention orders from the competent Authority.
In a handout issued here, the police spokesman has identified the detained persons as Aadil Sultan Malla son of Muhammad Sultan Malla from Sheikh Sahib Chinkipora Sopore, Aadil Ashraf Khan son of Muhammad Ashraf Khan from Pethseer Sopore, Suhail Ahmad Ganie son of Abdul Khaliq Ganie from Model Town Sopore and Bilal Ahmad Ganie son of Ghulam Ahmad Ganie from Hathishah Sopore.
“The booked drug peddlers have been lodged in Kot-Bhalwal Jail Jammu,” the spokesman said.
He said they were involved in NDPS cases and were promoting drug abuse by supplying drugs to local youth of Police district Sopore.
“In addition to the above four PSA detainees more than half a dozen accused persons were booked under PSA, and a total number of 50 NDPS cases has been registered since January 2022,” the police spokesman said.