Srinagar, Jan 07: Continuing the drive “war against drugs”, Bandipora police has arrested two drug peddlers in two separate incidents and recovered huge amount of contraband substances from their possession.
A police party of Police Station Sumbal arrested two drug peddlers who were identified as Manzoor Ahmad Dar son of Ghulam Mohammad Dar resident of Chek Ganstan and Irshad Ahmad Reshi son of Mohammad Maqbool Reshi resident of Arampora Sumbal. Contraband substances including 150 grams of Charas, 29 kilograms of Bhang Patri and 55 bottles of Codeine Phosphate were recovered from their possession. These drugs were meant to be distributed among the local youth of the area.
Accordingly a case FIR number 05/2017 under section 8/20 NDPS Act and 8/21 NDPS Act has been registered and investigation was taken up.