Srinagar,March 06: Yesterday on a specific information police party of police station Batmaloo led by SI Ab Rashid laid a naka near Mominabad Batmaloo.During naka checking,vehicle bearing Regd No. JK02BQ 3165 was intercepted & during search 65 bottles of Codeine phosphate were recovered from the said Eco Van.The driver of said vehicle who is a chronic drug peddler namely Shoib Mohd Pandith S/O Late Nazir Ahmad Pandith R/O N R Colony-A Bemina detained .The accused was arrested on spot and contraband seized.
In this regard, case FIR No. 39/2018 U/S 8/21 NDPS Act stands registered in Police Station Batmaloo and investigation taken up.
This is in continuation to the efforts of Srinagar Police to fight against the meance of Drug Abuse and Drug Peddling.