Police arrests drug peddler in Baramulla
Srinagar: Police have arrested a drug peddler in Baramulla and recovered contraband substance from his possession, a police spokesman said Monday.
He said that a police party at a checkpoint established at Khaitangan Baramulla intercepted a persons who tried to flee after noticing police party but was apprehended tactfully. He has been identified as Mohammad Asif Akhoon son of Mohammad Mustafa Akhoon resident of Khaitangan Baramulla. During his search, officers were able to recover 15 grams of Brown Sugar from his possession. He has been arrested and shifted to Police Station Baramulla where he remains in custody.
Accordingly, a case under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Baramulla and investigation has been initiated, the spokesman added.