Drug Peddler arrested, Codeine bottles seized in Lal Bazar srinagar
On 14/02/2018, a routine Naka was laid by SHO of police station Lal Bazar and his team under the supervision of SDPO Hazratbal Srinagar at Gulshan Bagh Lal Bazar.
During Naka checking one person namely Irfan Rashid Rather, S/O Abdul Rashid Rather , R/O Chanapora Alnoor Colony was stopped for checking, during search 50 bottles of coedine phosphate (banned substance) were recovered from his possesion. The said drug peddler was arrested on spot and codeine bottles were seized.
In this regard case FIR No. 13/2018 ,U/S 8/22 NDPS Act stands registered in the police station Lalbazar and investigation taken up.
The accused is a habitual drug peddler who used to sell these drugs to youngsters and earn illegal profit. With his arrest police has taken a step ahead in curbing the menace of drugs in Srinagar city.