Police has seized narcotic drugs from a Truck coming from Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK) to this side as a part of cross LOC trade at Trade Centre Salamabad, Uri in Baramulla, a police spokesman said.
He said that acting on a specific information about the transportation of narcotic drugs from PaK to this side by means of cross LOC trade, a police team during checking at Trade Centre Salamabad, Uri in Baramulla recovered 66.5 kilograms of narcotic drugs which appear to be heroine from a Truck bearing registration number XA-267.
The drugs were hidden in fake cavities specifically fabricated for this purpose in boxes purportedly to contain mercantile goods. The Truck driver identified as Syed Yousuf son of Ali Akbar has been taken into custody.
Police has registered a case FIR number 54/2017 under section 29 NDPS Act and further investigation has been taken up, the spokesman added.