Srinagar, June 09: Srinagar police arrested two drug peddlers and recovered 40 bottles of codeine phosphate from their possession.
A police party of Police Post Chanapora led by in-charge Police Post Chanapora Shri Syed Iqbal laid a naka at Mandir Post. During naka checking two persons namely Umar Gul Bhat son of Ghulam Mohammad Bhat resident of Natipora and Shanawaz Ahmad Mir son of Nazir Ahmad Mir resident of A/P Azad Basti Natipora were apprehended. On search, 40 bottles of Codeine phosphate were recovered from their possession.
In this regard, a case FIR number 87/2018 under section 8/21 NDPS Act stands registered in Police Station Sadder and investigation was taken up.