SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Police have arrested a drug peddler in Sopore and recovered contraband substances from his possession.
A police party established a checkpoint at Batpora Rohama and intercepted a person moving in suspicious circumstances. He has been identified as Irfan Ahmad Lone son of Muhammad Maqbool Lone resident of Charlipora Rohama Rafiabad in a suspicious manner. During checking, officers were able to recover 95 gms of Charas-like substance from his possession. He has been arrested and shifted to the police station where he remains in custody.
Accordingly, a case vide FIR No. 49/2022 under relevant sections of law stands registered at Police Station Panzalla and an investigation has been taken up.