Police arrests two drug peddlers in Baramulla
Srinagar: Police arrested two drug peddlers in Baramulla and recovered contraband substances from their possession, a police spokesman said Thursday.
He said that a police party during naka checking near NHW Zangam Pattan intercepted a vehicle bearing registration number DL4CAP-5100 driven by one person. During checking, officers were able to recover 310 SpasmoProxyvon Plus tablets from his possession. He has been identified as Waheed Sultan Ganie @Raaj Don son of Mohammad Sultan Ganie resident of Shirpora Pattan.
Similarly, a police party at a checkpoint established at Delina Baramulla intercepted a vehicle (Scorpio) bearing registration number JK05B-1660 driven by one person identified as Rouf Ahmad Mir son of Ghulam Hassan Mir resident of Model Town Sopore. During checking, officers were able to recover 165 grams of Charas like substance from his possession, the spokesman added.
Both the accused persons have been arrested and shifted to respective police stations where they remain in custody. Vehicles used in the commission of crime have also been seized.
Accordingly, cases under relevant sections of law have been registered at respective police stations and further investigation has been initiated, he said.