02 notorious drug peddlers booked under PIT NDPS Act in Budgam

July 31: Acting tough against drug peddlers and to eradicate the menace of drugs from the society, two notorious drug peddlers were detained under PIT NDPS Act in Budgam.

Earlier two drug habitual offenders and notorious drug peddlers namely Javaid Ahmed Beigh son of Abdul Rasheed Beigh resident of Nasrullapora Budgam and Mukhtar Ahmed Wani son of Ghulam Mohammad Wani resident of Bathar Budgam were arrested for their involvement in drug peddling. Both the drug peddlers have been detained under PIT NDPS Act through orders issued by the competent authority and have been lodged in Central Jail Kot Bhalwal Jammu.

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.```