In continuation of its Operation Sanjeevani, a drive against drugs, Police today recovered 20 gms of Heroin and arrested one person.
Police spokesman said that during a routine checking at Khalsa Chowk, Nanak Nagar, Jammu, Police party of Gandhi Nagar Police Station, led by SI Tariq Ahmed, stopped a Maruti Ritz car bearing Registration Number JK08B-3738 driven by Ranjit Choudhary alias Rinku.
During checking, 20 gms of Heroin was recovered from the possession of the driver of the car. During questioning the drug peddler disclosed that the consignment in question is meant for sale among the youth of the city.
He (Drug Peddler) was formally arrested and car used in the commission of crime was also seized. Accordingly, case FIR No. 268/2016 U/S 8/21/22 NDPS Act was registered at Police Station Gandhi Nagar, Jammu, and further investigation started.