Srinagar, Apr 26: Kupwara police on Wednesday arrested a drug peddler and recovered one kg brown sugar for his possession.
According to KNS correspondent, Fayaz Hameed, a drug peddler identified as Hameed Lone, son of Jaleel Lone, resident of Dapal Machil was arrested by the police today and recovered one kg brown sugar for his possession.
A case under FIR no 92/2017 under section 8/20 NDPS act has been registered in this regard, police officials said.
Meanwhile, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Kupwara, Shamsher Hussain told KNS that they have arrested the drug peddler and have started investigation in this regard.
“The persons working with him in drug peddling will also be arrested soon,” he said. (KNS)