Late in the evening on February 9, 2022, Kupwara Police during a naka checking at Trehgam Market, has apprehended 03 notorious drugs peddlers namely Noorul Hassan Bhagat aged about 27 years
son of Ab Ahad Bhagat resident of Bhagat Mohalla Trehgam, Mohd Ashraf Ganai Ashtar aged about 25 years son of Wali Mohammad Ganie, of Rampora, Hayan.
and Mohd Aslam Malik, 29 years son of Wali Mohammad Malik a resident of Rampora Hayan and recovered about 65 gms of Charras like substance from their possession. It was a routine naka of Police Station Trehgam laid by SI Qudrat Ali under the supervision of DySP Headquarters Rashad Younis in Trehgam Market when the trio was seen suspiciously moving in the area. As they are already known to be notorious persons dealing in clandestinely peddling narcotics, they were inquired to about their movement and searched, on which recovery of narcotics was made from their individual possession totalling to 65 grams .
Police has taken cognisance of the matter and FIR No.08/22, u/s 8/20 NDPS Act stands registered in PS Trehgam and investigation taken up. Some more arrests can not be ruled out in the case in the coming days . Kupwara Police appeals the general public to cooperate in sharing the information related to drug abuse so that appropriate steps can be initiated and a drug free environment is created. Police also appeals the parents of young people to monitor their kins to save their lives.
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