Police arrest two drug peddlers in Sopore

Srinagar, May 21: Police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested two drug peddlers in Sopore town of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
A police spokesman in a statement said that a police team intercepted two suspects namely Hilal Ahmad Magray of Upper Ashpeer Sopore and Faisal Ahmed Dar of Khushal Mattoo Sopore.
“During the searches, the banned drugs spasmoproxivan capsules and codeine were recovered from their possession,” said the spokesman.
He said that the contraband was seized and both the accused have been arrested.
“A case FIR No.131/19 U/S 8/22NDPS has also been registered and the investigation is underway. The police department has requested the general public to come forward and help in making the society free of drugs,” said police spokesman in a statement.