Pulwama, Dec 8, CNS: Pulwama police in its drive against drug menace, apprehended two drug peddlers identified as Aijaz Ahmad Dar son of Ghulam Mohammad Dar and Ghulam Mohammad Mir son of Mohammad Ramzan Mir, both residents of Achan Pulwama.
5.5 kilograms of compressed cannabis leaves and 05 kilograms of Poppy straw was recovered from their possession.
A case under relevant sections of law has been registered and investigation has been taken up.Meanwhile, Police in Anantnag arrested a drug peddler and seized huge quantity of contraband substance from his possession.
At a naka check point at Sangam chowk, a police party while carrying out the searches intercepted one suspected person and from his possession recovered huge quantity of codeine phosphate.
The drug peddler has been identified as Amir Ali Chopan son of Ali Mohammad Chopan resident of Rajpora Pulwama.
A case under relevant sections of law was registered in Police Station Bijbehara and investigation has been taken up.