“Huge quantity of banned codeine phosphate recovered”
Srinagar, Jan 13: In its continues efforts to eradicate the menace of drug peddling from Srinagar city & it’s subsequent consumption, Police Station Nigeen arrested a drug peddler during naka checking at Ashai Bagh Nigeen.
During surprise naka checking at Ashai Bagh Police party from Police Station Nigeen led by SHO Nigeen Shri Riyaz Ahmed Khan while checking a vehicle Hyundai Accent Registration number WB 02M8484 recovered 500 bottles of banned codeine phosphate from the car & apprehended driver of the car namely Rayees Ahmad Hakak S/o Fayaz Ahmad Hakak R/o Zakora & one more person namely Mohammad Rafiq Shaksaz S/o Abdul Gani Shaksaz R/o Dargah. Both the accused were arrested & the contraband as well as vehicle seized.
In this connection Case FIR No. 02/19 U/S 8/22 NDPS has been registered in Police Station Nigeen & investigation taken up .
People of the area have hailed the police action .