Kulgam police arrested two notorious drug peddlers and recovered huge quantity of contraband


“war against drugs”,
Kulgam March 03 : In continuation to the war against drugs,District Police Kulgam generated a specific information regarding transportation of contraband substance at Khudwani, Qaimoh area under the jurisdiction of Police station Qaimoh; Acting swiftly Police party led by SHO Qaimoh established a Naka at Khudwani Byepass and during checking one suspicious vehicle bearing registration number DL7CR-8749 was intercepted with two persons namely ; Yawer Ahmad Rather S/O Abdul Gani Rather R/O Waghama, Bijebhara and Zeeshan Ashraf S/O Mohd Ashraf Bakshi R/O Pehro Anantnag on board. After thorough checking of the said vehicle, officers present were able to recover 50 KG of Poppy Straw like contraband substance. Both the drug peddlers were arrested and vehicle used in commission of crime was seized.

Regarding the incident case FIR No. 11/2023 U/S 8/15 NDPS act stands registered in Police station Qaimoh and further investigation into the matter has been taken up.

  • It is pertinent to mention that Kulgam police has launched a full fledged war against drugs and its peddlers
    General public of Kulgam has appreciated the efforts of police against the drug menace and saving precious lives from getting ruined at the hands of drugs.