Srinagar, April 15: Continuing its drive against drug menace, Budgam Police arrested a drug peddler with contraband substance.
Based on a specific information, a police party of police post Narbal laid a naka near Chinar colony Kawoosa.
During Naka checking one person identified as Imtiyaz Ahmad Pandith son of Abdul Ahad Pandit resident of Chek-Kawoosa was apprehended and from his possession 140 bottles of codeine phosphate were recovered.
In this regard, a case FIR No. 50/2018 under section 8/22 NDPS Act was registered in Police Station Magam and investigation was taken up.