Reasi Police during surprise naka checking recovered 1.4 Kg Ganja and 800 gms Charas from three drug peddlers.
Team of Reasi Police during surprise naka intercepted one motorcycle bearing registration no. JK-02AQ-2886 on it’s way from Reasi towards Katra stopped for checking, during checking recovered 800 gms charas like substances from the possession of rider of the motorcycle namely Manzoor Ahmed S/O Mohd. Tuffail R/O Panthal Tehsil Katra district Reasi . On this case FIR no. 181/2021 U/S 8, 20 NDPS Act stand registered at Police Station Katra and accused persons are arrested, motorcycle seized & further investigation for forward and backward linkages is going on to unearth other drug peddlers in the racket.
In another incident team of Police check Post Nomain during routine naka checking intercepted one auto three wheeler bearing registration number Jk20A 5501 while on way from domail towards Katra. On enquiry driver of the auto disclosed his name Arjun Kapoor S/O Ram Kapoor R/O Matyal Katra and the passenger on the back seat of auto disclosed his name as Rohan Lal S/O Roshan Lal R/O Bahu Parhi Jammu at present Railway station Katra. On the search, recovered 1.4 Kg of Ganja from their posessesion. On this vehicle seized and accused persons arrested and in this regards case FIR no. 183/21 US 8,20,25 NDPS ACT stands registered at Police Station Katra and further investigation into the case is going on.
“EK YUDH NASHE KE VIRUDH” is an initiative of SSP Reasi against drug abuse in which community of the town has started participating by sharing valuable information. Yudh against drugs abuse is stretching to every nook and corner of the jurisdiction. Banned Drugs are being seized, lahan and illegal distilleries are being destroyed and illegal & Illicit liquor being seized.
Under the drive, Reasi Police registered 117 Case FIRs of drug abuse & illicit liquor against 152 offenders since Mr Shailender took over the charge of SSP Reasi in March 2021.
Wave against drugs abuse is picking up every day with the help of Peoples of Reasi particularly victim families. Citizens are appreciating the efforts of team Reasi in taking action against drug peddlers & illicit liquor vendors on such a large scale.
Mr Singh conveyed that drug abuse is a cause of concern for today’s world and only way out is people from all sections of society should come forward and join hands with Police in a fight against drug abuse to eradicate this menace from society and save our future generations.