Anantnag, March 18: Continuing its drive against the menace of drugs, Jammu and Kashmir police has arrested two drugs peddlers in Anantnag today.
Following a tip off, a police party of headed by DO Police Post General Bustand, Anantnag Gowher Ahmad Malla laid a Naka near FM Gali on KP Road. During the naka checking police apprehended two drug peddlers identified as Mohammad Iqbal Sheikh son of Mohammad Jabar Sheikh resident of Batapora Khanabal Anantnag and Gowher Ahmed Wani son of Wali Mohammad Wani a resident of Adigam Budgam. Police recovered 176 tablets prescription drugs.
Anantnag police has registered a case FIR number 36/2017 under section 21/22 NDPS against these drug peddlers and further investigation has been taken up.