Police on Friday claimed that it arrested a drug peddler in Srinagar and seized one Kilogram of Charas from his possession.
“Today naka was established by police party led by SHO Police Station Khanyar Parvaiz Ahmad near Konkhan Dalgate,” the police spokesman said.
“During naka checking one person was found moving around suspiciously and when he was questioned about his movements, he tried to escape but was restrained and his identification was sought. The said individual was identified as Sheeraz Ahmad Dar son of Ab Rashid Dar a resident of Ladermud Naina District Pulwama,” said police spokesman.
“The said person was searched and upon his checking one Kg Charas was recovered from his possession. The accused was arrested on spot and contraband seized,” he said.
In this regard, case FIR No. 44/2018 U/S 8/20 NDPS Act stands registered in Police Station Khanyar and investigation initiated, said Police spokesman in statement.