Drug peddlers held with 1.5-kg poppy straw in Doda

GJ REPORT Jammu, Nov 27: Police on Monday arrested two drug peddlers with contraband of poppy straw in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir. Acting on tip off, police team raided a furniture shop near Eidgah in Doda town, police spokesman said and added, ”two persons were arrested and during search, 1.5-kg of poppy straw was seized from the shop.” The drug peddlers were identified as Najeeb alias Raju, and Bashir Ahmed, both residents of Doda. A case under NDPS Act was registered and investigation started.