Continuing its efforts to curb the menace of drugs from the society, Budgam Police arrested 01 notorious drug peddler and recovered narcotic substance apparently brown sugar and cash ₹50000/= from his possession.
During naka checking at Hyderpora Chowk, police party of Police Post Humhama intercepted one vehicle (Swift) bearing registration No.JK01N-5811 with 01 person onboard, during search of said vehicle, police party recovered narcotic substance apparently Brown Sugar (4 grams) & cash of ₹50000/= The arrested person has been identified as:-
MUKHTAR AHMAD WANI SON OF GHULAM MOHAMMAD WANI RESIDENT OF BATAHAAR NARKARA
Vehicle used in commission of crime also seized on spot.
Case FIR number 309/2021 under relevant sections of NDPS Act stands registered at Police Station Budgam and investigation set into motion.
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.