Huge quantity of contraband substances recovered from Pulwama
SRINAGAR : Police in a series of actions against drug dealings in Awantipora and Pulwama have arrested a drug peddler in Awantipora and recovered huge quantities of contraband substances in Pulwama respectively.
On a specific information, Police party from Police Station Litter raided a village Zasoo area of Pulwama. During the search, officers recovered 10 Kgs of Bhung from the residential house of Suhail Ahmad Wani and 20 Kgs of Bhung from the residential house of Gh. Mohi-ud-Din Wani of Zasoo Pulwama.
Cases vide FIR No. 73/2020 & 74/2020 under relevant sections of law stands registered in PS Litter and investigation have been set into motion.
Similarly in Awantipora, Officers at a check point established at Beighpora Awantipora area intercepted a person identified as Ghulam Mohi-ud-Din Wani resident of Beighpora Awantipora. During checking, officers were able to recover four Killograms of grinded cannabis from his possession. He has been arrested and shifted to Police Station Awantipora where he remains in custody.
Accordingly, a case vide FIR No.191/2020 under relevant sections of law stands registered at Police Station Awantipora and further investigation has been initiated.
Community members are requested to come forward with any information regarding drug peddlers in their neighbourhood. Persons found indulging in drug peddling will be dealt as per law.