Buoyed at the drive against drug abuse in south City, the police on Monday claimed to have held three more peddlers even as they again sought "public corporation on helpline numbers 2477567, 9596222550, 9596222551."
"Continuing its drive against drug menace Srinagar police apprehended three drug peddler and recovered large quantity of contraband from them," said a police official.
He said the catch was made following "inputs from public circles." Similar recovery was made three days back.
"On a tip off provided by general public, City police arrested three drug peddlers from Sher Garhi area," a police handout had said adding "large quantity of Codeine Phosphate bottles were recovered from them."
"Srinagar police has thanked public for their cooperation and has further requested that if they notice any such activity in their areas they should immediately inform the police. The identity of conscious citizens will be kept secret. General public can inform the Helpline numbers," the police handout said.