Continuing its efforts against drug peddling, Handwara Police arrested one peddler and recovered narcotics in Vilgam area.
Today on 27 Nov 2022, a police party of Police Station Vilgam while on naka duty at Kukroosa crossing, stopped a maruti vehicle bearing registration No.JK19/0596 for checking. On search, around 100 gm of Charas like substance were recovered from possession of the person aboard the vehicle. On preliminary questioning the person has been identified as Fazil Mohi Din Peer @Junaid Peer, R/o Kalmoona, Vilgam.
Based on this, FIR No. 129/2022 U/s 8/20 NDPS Act has been registered at PS Vilgam and investigation has been initiated. The accused has been arrested and the vehicle involved in the offence has also been seized.