J&K : Woman drug peddler held

Police on Monday claimed to have arrested a lady drug peddler from Drugmulla area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.

A police official said that continuing with the special drive of J&K Police to eradicate the drug menace from the society, based on specific information, a lady drug peddler was arrested with charas during checking of vehicles at Drugmulla.

“She was identified as Mst. Mugli Begum wife of Abdul Qayoom Khan resident of Zurhama. 700 grams of charas was recovered from her possession” the police official said.

In this regard case was registered at Police Station Kupwara under relevant sections of law. Further investigation is in progress, the official added.