Anantnag Police today claimed to have arrested a drug peddler and recovered a kilogram of Charas from his possession in Sangam area of Anantnag District.
According to a statement issued here, a police party of Police Post Sangam during Naka checking at Sangam Bridge intercepted a Maruti car bearing registration number JK0IG-4197.
“On its checking police recovered a kilogram of Charas. The driver of the vehicle identified as Javaid Ahmad Ganie son of Gull Mohammad Ganie resident of Melhora Zainpora, Shopian was taken into custody,” police said.
Police said that a case FIR number 75/2017 under section 8/20 NDPS Act has been registered against him and further investigation was taken up.