Anantnag, March, 22: To continuing its drive against the drug menace,
Anantnag police arrested drug peddler in Achabal area of Anantnag.
Acting on specific information, a police party of Police station Achabal , headed by SHO Achabal, Shri Feroz Ahmad, laid a Naka at their jurisdiction .
During naka checking, one person identified as Lateef Ahmad Shah son of Mohd Qasim Shah resident of Nambal Mattan was intercepted. On checking, 15 bottles of codeine phosphate were recovered from his possession.
A case FIR number 23/2017 under section 8/22 NDPS act registered and further investigation taken up.
Meanwhile , police arrested one more drug pedller .
Which was identified as Afaiz Ahmad Khan @ Raju Khan son of Mohd Yousf Khan resident of Seer Hamdaan,
Police party of police post General bus stand headed by DO Shri Ghowar Ahmad Malla laid a naka at SNDS Adda Anantnag ,on seeing police party, said drug Padller tried to fled from spot ,but police became successful in apprehending the same.
On his personal search. police recovered 08 bottles of codorex (codine phosphate) from his possession.
In this regard Case FIR number 37/2017 under section 21/22 NDPS Act stands registered in police station Anantnag.