Anantnag, February 07: Police in Southern district of Anantnag arrested a person following an action against those involved in drug dealings in the area.
Today one person was arrested for drug supply offences after being intercepted at a checkpoint on National Highway at Sangam.
Officers at the checkpoint seized 15 bottles of xxx Rum. The individual has been identified as Hilal Ahmad Wani son of Abdul Salam Wani resident of Naik Pora Kulgam. He has been taken in custody and a case under relevant sections of law stands registered.
Drug dealings in Southern Kashmir have put our community at the risk of harm and eventual criminalization. Our consistent actions against drug peddlers are aimed to end this menace of drug addiction. It should reassure the community members and encourage them to come forward with any information pertaining to drug peddling in their neighborhood