2 drug peddlers held at Soura

Police today arrested two drug peddlers at Soura here. .

In a statement policeperson said “officers at a checkpoint established at Boulchpora Soura, arrested two drug peddlers identified as Zahoor Ahmad Sheikh son of Ali Muhammad Sheikh resident of Alamgari Bazar and Ayaz Ahmad Parah son of Javid Hussain Parah resident of Bemina.”

“They have been shifted to Police Station Soura where they remain in custody. Contraband substance including Spasmoproxyvon capsules have been seized from their possession by the officers. Case FIR No. 59/2019 under relevant sections of law has been registered and initiated investigation in the matter,” the statement said.

“Community members are requested to come forward with any information regarding drug peddlers in their neighbourhood. Persons found indulging in drug peddling will be dealt as per law. Our consistent actions against drug peddlers should reassure the community members that we are making efforts to keep our society free from the scourge of drug menace,” it said.