Jammu and Kashmir Police in Reasi district claimed that ithas arrested a drug peddler and recovered 3 grams of heroin from hispossession.
A police official said that a vehicle (JK14D-9049) wasstopped for checking at Jij Chowk, Katra. During search of the vehicle, he saidthat 3 grams of heroin was recovered from one Madan Lal of Kadmal, Katra.
The accused has been arrested and booked in case FIR number174/2019 under section 8/21/22 of the NDPS Act registered at police stationKatra, the police official further said, adding that the vehicle of the offensehas been seized and further investigation taken up.
The arrest and recovery was made by Inspector Arun Singh whowas assisted by SI Suman Singh.