One Dies in Road Accident, Police Arrest Drug Peddler in Sopore



One lady died and three others were injured in different road incidents across the valley while police arrested drug peddler in Sopore.

According to a police statement, in Baramulla, an Innova vehicle bearing registration number JK05C-1349 hit and injured a lady namely Mehrun Nissa, resident of UP (at present Narbal) at Tangmarg. The injured was shifted to Sub District Hospital Tangmarg for treatment wherefrom she was referred to JVC Hospital Srinagar for further treatment. Later on, the injured lady succumbed to her injuries in hospital.

In Kupwara, an Army vehicle of 11 KAMOUN collided with passenger Sumo bearing registration number PB22G6870 at Shumnag Kralpora, resulting in injuries to two passengers Suhail Ahmad Wani and Ishfaq Manzoor Wani residents of Hayan. The injured were shifted to hospital for treatment.

In Shopian, a vehicle bearing registration number JK01J-8229 hit and injured a school boy namely Junaid Ahmad Wani resident of Memander Turab. The injured was shifted to hospital for treatment.

Meanwhile, police said that a drug peddler was arrested in Sopore and 360 capsules of Spasmoproxyvon were recovered from him.

“Acting on specific information a police party of Police Station Tarzoo, Sopore headed by ASI Mumtaz Ahmad nabbed a drug peddler Irshad Ahmad Lone son of Ghulam Mohammad Lone resident of Wagub, Sopore at Wagub Crossing and recovered 360 capsules of Spasmoproxyvon from him,” the statement said. Police have registered a case FIR number 114/2015 under section 8/22 NDPS Act against him and investigation was taken up.


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