Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police arrested a drug peddler and recovered huge quantity of contraband from him in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, official sources said on Thursday.
The sources said that following specific information, a police team arrested a drug peddler, identified as Amir Ahmad Bhat, at Litter in Pulwama.
“Police seized 120kg of Poppy Straw from him,” the source added.
According to the source, the police have registered a case and initiated investigation to nab other people involved in drug trafficking. “Community members are requested to come forward with any information regarding drug peddlers in their neighborhood. Persons found indulging in drug peddling will be dealt as per law,” they concluded.