Continuing its efforts to eradicate the menace of drugs from the society, Police have recovered huge quantity of contraband substances in Pulwama.
Police Station Kakapora received a specific information that two person namely Gulzar Ahmad @Beta and Mohd Rafiq both residents of Mohanviji Kakapora have indulged in drug peddling and have hoarded a huge quantity of narcotic substance in their residential houses.
On receipt of this information, a Police party of PS Kakapora headed by SHO PS Kakapora along with Executive Magistrate raided the specific locations. During search, officers were able to recover 27Kgs of Cannabis leaves and 28Kgs of Poppy Straw from the said residential houses. However, the accused persons managed to escape and efforts are on to effect their arrest.
Accordingly, cases vide FIR No. 136/2021 and FIR No. 137/2021 under relevant sections of law stands registered at Police Station Kakapora and further investigations have been initiated.
Community members are requested to come forward with any information regarding drug peddlers in their neighbourhood. Persons found indulging in drug peddling will be dealt as per law. Our consistent actions against drug peddlers should reassure the community members that we are making efforts to keep our society free from the scourge of drug menace.