Drug peddler arrested in Pulwama, Contraband substance seized

Pulwama, Apr 24 (RNA): One person was arrested by Pulwama police following an action against those involved in drug peddling in South Kashmir.

One person identified as Amir Ahmad Bhat son of Ghulam Mohammad resident of Batpora Naina Pulwama was arrested for the drug supply offences by a police party from Police Station Litter.

He has been taken to Police Station Litter where he remains in custody. Officers at the spot have seized 120 Kilograms of Poppy Straw.

Case FIR No 15/2019 under relevant sections has been registered in Police Station Litter and investigation has been taken up.

Community members are requested to come forward with any information regarding drug peddlers in their neighborhood. Persons found indulging in drug peddling will be dealt as per law.

Our consistent actions against drug peddlers should reassure the community members that we are making efforts to keep our society free from the scourge of drug menace. (RNA)