2 drug peddlers held in Srinagar

SRINAGAR:  Police on Saturday arrested two people who were carrying Charas in Khanyar area here.
As per a statement issued here, acting on specific information, a police party under the supervision of SDPO Khanyar apprehended two people in suspicious circumstances.
“On checking, police recovered two kilograms of charas,” the statement said.
The peddlers were identified as Ashiq Mir, son of Ghulam Mohammad Mir, of Saida Kadal, and Naseema, daughter of Ghulam Ahmad Bhat, of Vandakh-Pora Pulwama.
Police has registered a case FIR number 34/2016 under section 8/20 NDPS Act against them and has started further investigation in this regard.