Ganderbal Police arrests a drug peddler and recovered contraband substances


Ganderbal : Police has continued its action against drug dealings in Ganderbal & arrested one drug peddler at a checkpoint. Contraband substance has been recovered from his possession.

Officers at a checkpoint established at Waripora Safapora intercepted and arrested one drug peddler identified as Muhammad Ibrahim Bhat son of Muhammad Ramzan Bhat resident of Waripora Safapora.

19 bottles of Codeine have been recovered from his possession. He has been shifted to Police Station Safarpora where he remains in custody.

Case FIR No. 11/2019 under relevant sections has been registered & investigation has been initiated in the matter.

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.

Our consistent actions against drug peddlers should reassure the community members that we are making efforts to keep our society free from the scourge of drug menace.