Srinagar: Police have arrested a drug peddler in Budgam and recovered contraband substances from his possession.
According to a press note, a police party of Police Station Beerwah at a checkpoint established at Lalpora crossing intercepted a suspicious person . He tried to flee from the spot but wasdetained by cops.
During search, 100grams of Charas like substance in the shape of rods wrapped in Maize Cob leaves (four number), three strips of Anxit-0.5 and 45 tablets of Alprazolam tablets were recovered from his possession.
He has been identified as Tauseef Ahmad Wani son of Ghulam Mohammad Wani resident of Lalpora Beerwah. Ha has been arrested and shifted to police station .
Accordingly, a case vide FIR No. 32/2023 under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Beerwah and investigation has been initiated.