Tral, July 19: A drug peddler was arrested during a naka checking by police in Lurgam village of South Kashmir’s Tral sub district on Friday.
As per the police, a person identified as Mohammad Amin Malik, resident of Lurgam Tral, was arrested today for the drug offences and have been taken to the Police custody.
Officers headed by DySP Tral Aijaz Ahmad & SHO Tral Gulzar Ahmad have seized 03 bottles of codeine and 400 capsules from his possession.
Case FIR No 57/2019 under relevant section 8/21 under NDPS Act has been registered and investigation has been taken up.
Police said that community members are requested to come forward with any information regarding drug peddlers in their neighbourhood.
They said that persons found indulging in drug peddling will be dealt as per law.