35 kgs poppy straw, 750 grams of Charas recovered in South Kashmir


Srinagar July 03: Three drug peddlers were arrested and 35 kilograms of poppy straw and over a half a kilogram of Charas have been recovered from three different places of South Kashmir.

On a tip off, a police party of police station Kulgam headed by SHO Police station Kulgam under the supervision of DYSP Headquarts Kulgam Ashfaq Alam raided in the House of Sarwar Amin Bhat@ Dada resident of Kharbrari.

During the search of the house 28 kilograms of Poppy straw was recovered. The accused was taken into custody and a case FIR number 126/15 under section 8/20 NDPS Act has been registered and investigation is on.

Meanwhile, a police party of police station Bijbehara during Naka checking recovered 750 grams of charas from Abdul Gani Dar son of Mohammad Shaban resident of Gundbaba Khalil naina. The accused was taken into custody and case has been registered against him. Further investigation is on in this regard.


In Srigufwara area, the police party on a specific information arrested Reshie son of Abdul Rehman resident of Waghama near Sirhama and recovered 07 kilograms of poppy straw from his possession. The accused was arrested and a case has been registered.


News Sourced from-Police Media Centre Kashmir

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