Srinagar, Police on Monday arrested a drug peddler at a checkpoint and seized contraband substance and cash 15,500 from his possession.
One person identified as Mudasir Wani son of Ghulam Mohi-ud-din Wani resident of Mulfaq Harwan was arrested for the drug supply offence and was taken to Police Station Lal Bazar.
Officers at the checkpoint have seized 130 grams of Charas and cash ₹ 15,500 was recovered from his possession.
Case FIR No 18/2019 under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Lal Bazar and investigation has been taken up.
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.