April 18: Continuing its efforts to eradicate the menace of drugs from the society, Police in Baramulla have arrested one drug peddler and recovered contraband substance from his possession.
A police party led by SHO Police Station Kunzer under the supervision of SDPO Tangmarg Shri Hilal Khaliq-JKPS during daily routine checking at Chichiloora Kunzer intercepted one person identified as Ishfaq Rashid Wani son of Ab Rashid Wani resident of Chichiloora Kunzer. During checking, officers were able to recover 160 grms of Charas like substance from his possession. He has been arrested and shifted to police station where he remains in custody.
Accordingly, a case under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Kunzer and investigation set in motion.
Community members are requested to come forward with any information regarding drug peddler in their neighbourhood. Persons found indulging in drug peddling will be dealt as per law. Our consistent actions against drug peddler should reassure the community members that we are making efforts to keep our society free from the scourge of drug menace.