Continuing its campaign “war on drugs”, Kulgam police has arrested 60 drug peddlers and recovered huge amount of contraband substances from them during past two months, a police spokesman said on Thursday.
He said Kulgam police in cooperation with civil society has succeeded to curb the menace of drugs to the greater extent in the district.
He said during the past two months, 60 drug peddlers were arrested and huge quantity of contraband substances including 486 kg of Poppy Straw, 510 bottles of Codeine Phosphate, 1,29,600 tablets were recovered from them.
Bhang cultivated at many places has also been destroyed as per directives.
People of district have enthusiastically participated in the campaign and widely appreciated the action taken by the police.