Anantnag: Police arrested three drug peddlers and recovered one kilogram of charas from their possession in Logripora Aishmuqam area of Anantnag.
A police spokesperson said Three suspicious persons including a man and two women were intercepted by a police party of Police Station Aishmuqam during routine naka checking at Logripora Aishmuqam. They tried to flee from the spot but were overpowered by the police party.
On search, one kilogram of charas concealed in three small bags was recovered from their possession.
In this regard, a case under relevant sections of law was registered in Police Station Aishmuqam and investigation has been taken up.
“The accusers are habitual drug peddlers, they procure charas from different areas and sell it to youngsters in Anantnag,” police statement said.