2 drug peddlers arrested in Awantipora: Police

2 drug peddlers arrested in Awantipora: Police
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Srinagar, Dec 31: Two drug peddlers were arrested in Awantipora, and contraband substance was recovered from their possession, Police said Friday.

A statement of J&K Police issued here said that Police at a checkpoint at Tancbagh Pampore intercepted a vehicle (JK01H 8095) with two persons Jahangir Ahmad Shairgojri and Javaid Ahmad Mir of Sharshali Khrew on board.

The statement said that during checking, Police recover 3 kg poppy straw from their possession.

It said that the vehicle used in the commission of crime has also been seized and a case vide FIR No 165/2021 was registered at Police Station Pampore.

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