Drug peddler arrested in Bandipora: Police

Jammu and Kashmir police Monday claimed to have arrested a drug peddler and recovered contraband substance from his possession.

“Officers at a checkpoint near Papchan, Bandipora, intercepted a person and recovered 510gms Charas from his possession,” a police handout said.

It identified the person as Mohammad Shafi Bhat of Lawdara Bandipora.

An FIR has been registered and an investigation has been taken up.