Police in Kupwara detained four drug peddlers under Public Safety Act on Friday and both have been shifted to Anantnag and Baramulla jails.
The drug peddlers identified as Reyaz Ahmad Badana, Mudasir Ahmad Piswal, Tanveer Ahmad Raina and Zameer Ahmad Raina, all residents of Amrohie Karnah were involved in case FIR No 02/19 U/S 08/21 NDPS Act of PS Kralpora pertaining to the recovery of huge quantity of brown sugar from their possession.
Reyaz Badana and Tanveer Raina have been lodged under PSA in District Jail Anantnag while Mudasir Piswal and Zameer Raina have been lodged under PSA in District Jail Baramulla.
Meanwhile, police in Srinagar have arrested one person identified as Imran Abdullah son of Mohammad Abdullah resident of Batpora Safapora Ganderbal was apprehended for the drug supply offences. He has been taken to Police Station Nigeen where he remains in custody. Officers at the checkpoint have seized 30 grams of Heroin from his possession.
Case FIR No 55/2019 under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Nigeen and investigation has been taken up.