Sopore:Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday arrested a notorious drug peddler in Sopore area of Baramulla district.
“One person was arrested by Sopore police following an action against those involved in drug peddling in North Kashmir,” said a spokesman.
The accused is identified as Ghulam Mohi-ud-Din son of Abdul Ahad Dar resident of Ladoora.
The police has taken him to Police Station Dangiwacha where he remains in custody.
Officers seized some quantity of brown sugar and cash ₹8250 from his possession, he said.
Case FIR No 100/2019 under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Dangiwacha and investigation has been taken up.