Srinagar, 05 Feb (KS)Continuing its efforts to eradicate the menace of drugs from the society, Police in Bandipora have arrested a drug peddler and recovered contraband substance from his possession.
A Police Spokesperson in a statement issued to The Kashmir Scroll said that acting on specific information regarding hoarding of narcotic substances by one person namely Sameer Ahmad Sheikh resident of Malangam Aloosa. On receipt of this information, a Police Party led by IC PP Aloosa raided the specific spot and recovered 550 grams of Charas from the said house and also arrested the accused person involved in the commission of crime. He has been shifted to police station where he remains in custody.
“Accordingly, a case under relevant sections of law has been registered and investigation has been initiated”, he said.—(KS)