Continuing its efforts to tackle the menace of drugs in district Pulwama, On a specific information received by Pulwama Police that one person namely mohd yousuf sheikh s/o gulam mohudin shiekh r/o Chandgham pulwama is indulged in peddling of contraband substances to young generation involving them in drug addiction and also hoarded a large quantity of narcotic substances in his house. On this a Police Party from Police Station Pulwama conducted raid at specific location at village Chandgam pulwama in presence of Magistrate. During search 45 KG of poppy straw was recovered from the cow shed of said accused. The accused person arrested on spot by Police pulwama .
To this effect, Case FIR No. 298/2022 under section 8/15 of NDPS Act. has been registered in Police Station Pulwama and investigation set into motion.
Pulwama Police appeals the people of the District to come forward with the information regarding drug peddlers so that curative steps can be taken against them.