SRINAGAR: Police arrested two drug peddlers and recovered Codeine Phosphate bottles from their possession in the outskirts of the Srinagar city, a police spokesperson said on Thursday.
He said in its drive “war against drugs”, Srinagar police arrested two drug peddles and recovered 120 bottles of codeine phosphate from their possession.
A police party of Police Station Lal Bazar under the supervision of SHO Police Station Lalbazar laid a naka at New Colony, area in their jurisdiction. During naka checking, a vehicle was intercepted. During the search of the vehicle 120 bottles of codeine phosphate were recovered from the possession of Abid Hussain Pathan son of Mohammad Shafiq resident of Zadibal and Suhail Ahmad Khan son of Bashir Ahmad resident of Syed Sahab Hazratbal.
A case FIR number 41/2018 under section 8/22 NDPS Act has been registered in this Police Station Lal Bazar and investigation has been started.