Budgam, 29 July: Police in central Kashmir’s Humhamma area of Budgam district on Wednesday morning arrested a drug peddler and recovered contraband substance from his possession.
Police sources told news agency KDC that naka checking party of Humhamma police arrested a person and during the searches 50 bottles of codeine phosphate were recovered from his possession.
They identified the arrested drug peddler as khurshed Ahamd dar son of Mohd Yousuf dar a resident of Humhamma area of Budgam.
A police officer told KDC that an FIR number 297/2020 under section 8/21 NDPS Act in this regard have been registered at PS Budgam and further investigations are on. (KDC)