Jammu and Kashmir Police on Monday claimed to have arrested a drug peddler in north Kashmir’s Sopore
A police spokesman in a statement said, “Police in its recent action against drug dealings in Sopore raided a village Hib Dangerpora and arrested a notorious drug peddler namely Manzoor Ahmad Dar son of Abdul Jabbar Dar resident of Hib Dangerpora.”
“Officers have recovered 18 grams of Brown Sugar from his possession,” he said.
“Case FIR No. 116/2019 under relevant sections has been registered & initiated an investigation in the matter,” said the spokesman.
“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,” he said.
“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,” said the spokesman.