Drug peddler arrested in Sopore

Srinagar: Police on Wednesday said that they have arrested one drug peddler from Sopore and recovered forty nine Codeine Phosphate bottles from his possession.

In a statement, a police spokesman said that on a specific information, police laid a naka in Adipora area of Sopore.

During the naka checking one person Wasim Ahmad Mir son of Ghulam Hassan Mir resident of Adipora Sopore was apprehended while transporting 49 bottles of Codeine Phosphate bottles and 192 capsules of Spasmo-proxyvon, he said.

The spokesman said that a case FIR No. 42 of 2015 under section 8/22 NDPS was registered against arrested person.