Police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested one person during naka checking following action against those involved in drug peddling.
A police spokesman in a statement said that one person identified as Nisar Ahmad Dar @Imtiyaz resident of Hyderpora, an auto diver, was arrested for the drug offences has been taken to Police Post Humhama where he remains in custody.
“Officers have seized 120 capsules of Spasmoproxyvan and fuki after an Auto bearing registration number JK01S-1812 was intercepted by the naka party and on checking contraband substances were recovered from the driver’s possession,” he said.
“Case FIR No 30/2019 under relevant sections has been registered in PS Budgam and investigations are on,” he added.
“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,” said the spokesman.
“Our consistent actions against drug peddlers should reassure the community members that we are making efforts to keep your society free from the scourge of drug menace,” a police spokesman in a statement said.