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Drug peddler arrested with 115 gm of charas

12:49 AM Apr 13, 2024 IST | M M PARVAIZ
drug peddler arrested with 115 gm of charas
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Ramban, Apr 12: Police arrested a notorious drug peddler after they recovered 115 grams of Charas from his possession in Ramban town on Friday.

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Police sources said on the directions of SSP Ramban Anuj Kumar thwarted narcotics smuggling attempts in Ramban town.

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They said a reliable source alerted Police Station Ramban about the illicit activities of a suspected youth in Ramban town who was reportedly in possession of Charas and was travelling in an auto (load carrier) bearing registration number JK19-2133 from Ward No. 1, Ramban.

Acting swiftly a police team along with a magistrate established a checkpoint and intercepted the suspected drug smuggler. During frisking 115 grams of Charas was recovered from his possession.

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Police identified the drug smuggler as Mohammad Younis Sheikh, son of Abdul Salam Sheikh, residing in Ward No. 1 Ramban.

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Police said a case under FIR No. 78 of 2024 under section 8/20 NDPS Act was registered at Police Station Ramban and further investigations are underway to uncover any connections or networks associated with this illegal activity.

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