Drug peddler arrested, 32 Kgs of poppy straw recovered in Pulwama

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Drug peddler arrested, 32 Kgs of poppy straw recovered in Pulwama
Qayoom Khan
Srinagar, June 14: Jammu and Kashmir Police has arrested a drug peddler and recovered a huge quantity of poppy straw from his home in south Kashmir district of Pulwama.
A police spokesperson here today said that following the specific information, police raided a village Frasipora in Pulwama.
During checking, 32 kg of poppy straw was recovered from one Bashir Ahmad Rather Son of Mohammad Sultan Rather resident of Frasipora Pulwama.
The accused was immediately taken into custody, he said, adding that police have registered a case FIR no: 218/2016 Under Section 15/18 NDPS Act and initiated investigation to nab other people.