Police arrests two drug peddlers in Baramulla, Kulgam
Srinagar: Police arrested two drug peddlers in Baramulla and Kulgam and recovered contraband substances from their possession, a police spokesman said Tuesday.
He said that a police party at a checkpoint established at Babareshi Crossing intercepted one person. During search, 28 grams of charas Powder like substance was recovered from his possession. He has been identified as Mohammad Azhar Khan son of Tariq Ahmad resident of Qazipora Tangmarg Baramulla. He has been arrested and shifted to PS Tangmarg where he remains in custody.
Similarly in Kulgam, a Police party intercepted a suspicious person who tried to flee from the spot but was apprehended tactfully by the alert police party. During checking, officers were able to recover 9 bottles of Codeine Phosphate like substance from his possession. He has been identified as Sabzar Ahmad Bhat son of Mohammad Ahsan Bhat resident of Tarigam, Kulgam. He has been arrested and shifted to police station where he remains in custody, the spokesman added.
He said that accordingly, cases under relevant sections of law have been registered at respective police stations and further investigation has been initiated.