Anantnag, Mar 3: Anantnag police arrested a drug peddler, recovered 100 kg of fukki and seized a truck in district Anantnag, a police spokesman said.
He said acting upon a specific information, a Police team headed by Station House Officer (SHO) Doru Mudasir Nazar under the supervision of Senior Superintendent of Police Anantnag Altaf Ahmad Khan, laid a naka in their jurisdiction.
While naka checking, a truck was intercepted and when the search was conducted, 103 kgs of fukki packed in five bags were recovered.
Police seized the vehicle and arrested the driver, who was identified as Mohammad Javid Khatana son of Mohammad Bashir Khatana, resident of Reasi of Jammu region.
A case FIR number 13/18 under section 8/15 Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances act (NDPS) was registered and investigation is going on.