Baramulla, Jun 24: A drug peddler was arrested along with charas in apple township of Sopore on Monday, a police spokesman said here this afternoon.
He said a naka was established by police at Fruit Mandi Crossing today. The naka party stopped a suspected person and during frisking 115 grams charas was recovered from his possession. The accused identified as Tanveer Ahmad Dar, a resident of Reban, Sopore, was arrested and during his questioning he confessed that he was involved in supplying drugs.A case filed under relevant sections in police station Sopore and investigation has been taken up,” he added.
Public appreciated the role of Sopore Police for drug eradication & appealed for continuing drive against drugs in future, he said. He appealed to community members to come forward with any information regarding drug peddlers in their neighbourhood.(UNI)