In its continuous efforts and war against menace of drugs Handwara Police today arrested two notorious drug peddlers in the jurisdiction of Police Station vilgam.
Today a police party of Police Station Vilgam established a naka at Dolipora junction. During naka checking deployed police party intercepted one Alto vehicle bearing Reg.no JK09C/1530 driven by one person namely Ab Hamid khan S/o Gh mohiudin khan R/o Dolipora accompanied by one another person namely Nisar Ahmad khan S/o showkat ah khan R/o Nelipora Magam.
During the personal search of the duo 10 grams of *Brown Sugar* like substance has been recovered from the possession of each (total 20 grams of Brown suger), accordingly both have been taken to Police Station Vilgam for further investigation and vehicle involved in the commission of crime has also been seized.
Subsiquently a case FIR NO. *102/2021 U/S 08/21 NDPS Act* has been registered against the accused persons in police station Vilgam and investigation has been taken up. The accused persons are said to be hardcore drug peddlers who are supplying drugs among youth of the area.
The war against drug menace will continue to make the society drug free.
People in general have hailed the efforts of Handwara police in curbing the menace of drugs. Handwara police again appeals the general public of the area to share all information about the social evils so that timely action can be taken againt the culprits.