Police arrests three drug peddlers in Sopore
Srinagar: Police arrested three drug peddlers in Sopore and recovered psychotropic substances from their possession, a police spokesman said Saturday.
He said that a police party at a checkpoint established at Putkha intercepted a vehicle bearing registration Number JK01N7686 with two persons on board.
During search, 2.30grams of Heroine and 152 SpasmoProxyvon Plus capsules were recovered from their possession. They have been identified as Muhammad Rustum Shah son of Nazir Ahmad Shah and Abdul Hameed Bhat son of Abdul Khalid Bhat, both residents of Nadihal Rafiabad, the spokesman said.
Similarly, a checkpoint placed at Kupwara Crossing police intercepted a vehicle bearing registration Number JK05E-4175 driven by Tanveer Ahmad Bhat son of Ghulam Nabi Bhat resident of Hadipora Rafiabad. During checking, 248 SpasmoProxyvon plus capsules were recovered from his possession, he added.
All the three accused persons have been arrested and shifted to respective police stations where they remain in custody. Accordingly, cases under relevant sections of law have been registered in respective police stations and further investigation have been initiated, the spokesman said.