Police arrests drug peddler in Kulgam
Srinagar: Police arrested a drug peddler in Kulgam and recovered contraband substance from his possession, a police spokesman said Thursday.
He said that a police party at a checkpoint established at Shampora crossing intercepted a suspicious person identified as Imran Ahmad Ganie son of Mohammad Ramzan Ganie resident of Nassu Badragund who tried to flee from the spot but was apprehended tactfully by the alert police party.
During, 06 Kgs of Poppy Straw like substance concealed in nylon bag was recovered from his possession. He has been arrested and shifted to police station where he remains in custody.
Accordingly, a case vide FIR No. 34/2024 under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Qazigund and investigation has been initiated, the spokesman added.