Awantipora 01 January 2021:

Continuing its drive against the Drug peddlers and its propagators, Awantipora Police arrested two drug peddler from Reshipora area.

Acting on information Awantipora Police placed a special Naka at Reshipora Bunpora near irrigation gauge and arrested two drug peddler identified as:

(1) Gulzar Ahmed Ganie S/O Ghulam Mohammed Ganie R/O Braw Bandina
(2) *Bilal Ahmad Bhat* S/O Mohammed Ramzan Bhat R/O Kulpora Lassipora Pulwama

2.20 Kgs of contraband substance charas and Cash amount of Rs 50,000 (Fifty Thousand only) was recovered from the possession of arrested persons boarding in the said vehicle.

Vehicle Santro bearing registration number *JK03B-9591* used in the commission of the said crime has also been seized.

During on spot questioning of the arrested duo admitted that the seized money pertains to the proceeds of the narcotic substances

Case FIR Number 01/2020 under relevant sections of NDPS law stands registered at Police Station Awantipora.

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 strictly under law.