Srinagar : Continuing with its efforts to weed out the menace of drug addiction form Society, Khanyar Police today arrested a drug peddler for the city and seized 1-KG of Charas from his possession.
Meanwhile, A naka was established by police party led by SHO Police Station Khanyar Shri Parvaiz Ahmad near Konkhan Dalgate.
During naka checking one person was found moving around suspiciously & when he was questioned about his movements, he tried to escape but was restrained & his identification was sought.
The said individual was identified as Sheeraz Ahmad Dar s/o Ab Rashid Dar R/o Ladermud Naina District Pulwama.
The said person was searched and upon his checking l-Kg Charas was recovered from his possession. The accused was arrested on spot and contraband seized.
In this regard, case FIR No. 44/2018 U/S 8/20 NDPS Act stands registered in Police Station Khanyar and investigation initiated.