Police arrest drug peddler in Ganderbal

Srinagar, Jul 10: Police in its recent action against drug dealings in Ganderbal has arrested a drug peddler at a checkpoint and recovered contraband substance from his possession.
Officers at a checkpoint established at Chinnar Kangan, intercepted a person and recovered 150 gm charas from his possession. He has been identified as Nawab Khan resident of Wangat Kangan and has been shifted to Police Station Kangan where he remains in custody.
Case FIR No. 39/2019 under relevant sections of law has been registered and initiated investigations in the matter.
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.