Notorious drug peddler arrested in Srinagar, shifted to Central Jail Kupwara: Police

Police in Srinagar on Tuesday claimed to have arrested a notorious drug peddler from Downtown Srinagar.

A police spokesman said that Ghulam Nabi Sheikh @Nabbe Kalla son of Habib-ul-Lah Sheikh resident of Tujgari Mohalla Shiekh Colony, was detained under law and shifted to Central Jail Kupwara.

“Investigations into the case have revealed that he is involved in selling drugs including Charas & Ghanja among the youth in Central Kashmir particularly in downtown. Several cases under NDPS Acts are registered against him in various Police Stations across valley,” he said.