Srinagar- Jammu and Kashmir police said they arrested three drug peddlers in Wagub area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Saturday.
Quoting an official, news agency KNO reported that during a naka checking at Wagub crossing police stopped a four-wheeler, following which 3 persons were arrested after a contraband (Herion-like substance) weighing 6.70 grams was recovered from the dashboard of the vehicle.
He identified the arrested persons as Zahoor Ahmad Malik of Handwara, Towseef Ahmad Lone of Jammu and Kamran Mushtaq Lone of Srinagar.
He said a case FIR No.14/2023 U/S 8/21-29 NDPS ACT has been registered and further investigation has been set into motion.
Follow this link to join our WhatsApp group: Join Now
Be Part of Quality Journalism
Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.