Police arrests drug peddler

Srinagar, May 16: Police in its recent action against drug dealings in Srinagar have arrested a drug peddler at a checkpoint near Soura and seized contraband substance from his possession.
One person identified as Rashid Ahmad Kuchay son of Mehraj-Ud-Din resident of Maroof Colony Ahmad Nagar has been taken to Police Station Soura where he remains in custody.
Officers at the checkpoint have seized huge quantity of Spasmoproxyvon tablets from his possession.
In this regard, a case FIR No 35/2019 under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Soura and investigation has been taken up.
Community members are requested to come forward with any information regarding drug peddlers in their neighbourhood. 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.