Sopore police on Saturday arrested two drug peddlers and recovered contraband substance from their possession.
The spokesman said that acting on specific information, a police party of Police Station Dangiwacha headed by SHO Dangiwacha laid a naka near Golden Gate School. During naka checking, naka party intercepted a Tavera vehicle bearing registration number JK01W-0944. On checking the vehicle, 11 bottles of codeine phosphate were recovered from two persons. Both the persons were taken into custody.
In this regard, a case FIR number 166/2018 under relevant sections of law stands registered and further investigation has been taken up.