Srinagar- The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Saturday booked two alleged notorious drug peddlers under the Public Safety Act (PSA) in Awantipora after obtaining formal detention orders from the competent authority.
Tawseef Ahmad Masoodi and Mehran Ahmad Malik, both residents of Pampore were arrested by police for promoting drug abuse by supplying drugs to local youth of Police District Awantipora especially in Pampore area, a police spokesman said.
“Subsequently, the cases were duly processed and after obtaining sanctions from the competent authority, the arrested drug peddlers were detained under Public Safety Act,” he added.
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