Police arrests 02 drug peddlers in Srinagar; Contraband substance recovered

April 30:`Continuing its efforts to eradicate the menace of drugs from the society, Police have arrested two drug peddlers in Srinagar and recovered contraband substance from their possession.

Acting on specific information, officers in the jurisdiction of PS Shaheed Gunj arrested two drug peddlers identified as Ajaz Ahmad Sheikh son of Abdul Jabbar Sheikh resident of Alochibagh and Danish Bilal son of Bilal Ahmad Najar resident of Old Barzulla. 270gms of Charas have been recovered from their possession. They have been shifted to police station where they remain in custody.

Accordingly, a case vide FIR No. 31/2021 under relevant sections of law stands registered at PS Shaheed Gunj and investigation has been taken up.

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. Our consistent actions against drug peddlers should reassure the community members that we are making efforts to keep our society free from the scourge of drug menace.```