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Drug Racket Smashed, Charas Recovered, 2 Arrested – Jammu Voice


Randeep Bhandari

Kishtwar: Kishtwar Police has smashed another drug racket in Tatani Sarrore area of District and has recovered a consignment of canabis drug and arrested the two persons involved in the drug peddling.

On a specific information that a couple of persons are involved in extraction, purchase, transport and sale of charas police further developed the same and tracked the movement of the peddlers for over two weeks.

Police got the information that the duo on whose activities police was keeping a tab are heading towards the Kishtwar town. Police laid a special naka under the jurisdiction of police post Shalimar in this regard. Police parties headed by SHO Police Station Kishtwar Inspector Sameer Jillani under the supervision of Dy SP Nihar Ranjan during the checking of vehicles and pedestrains intercepted two persons who were passing suspicious gestures. Police on their search has recovered 850 grams and 350 grams of charas from their possession respectively. The total consignment weighed 1 kg and 200 grams. The police has sealed the drug on the spot and has arrested both the persons. The accused have been identified as Mohd Ashraf S/o Abdul karim and Mohd Ayaz S/o Lasa Lone both resident of village Tatani saroor of tehsil Drabshalla. The police has registered case FIR No. 254/2017 u/s 8/20 NDPS Act in Police Station Kishtwar.