J&K Police continues drive “War against drugs”

04 notorious drug peddlers arrested, Huge consignment of drugs recovered

Srinagar, January 17: Jammu and Kashmir Police while continuing its drive “War against Drugs”, has arrested four drug peddlers in SafaKadal and Soura areas of the Srinagar City. A huge quantity of contraband substances including 1902 bottles of codeine phosphate and about 11520 tablets of Spasmoproxyvan were seized.

Acting on a specific information, a police party of Srinagar police headed by In-Charge Police Post Bagyas SI Aijaz Ahmad and In-charge Police Post Noorbagh SI Sheikh Aijaz  laid a naka in Chattabal area under the supervision of SDPO MR Gunj Shri S M Shafi. During naka checking, an auto load carrier bearing registration number JK01N/ 5982 was intercepted. On checking, 400 units of codeine phosphate packed in two cardboard boxes were recovered. The driver was arrested on the spot and the auto was seized.

On questioning, the accused driver confessed which led to seizure of more contraband substances including 483 units of Codeine Phosphate and 11520 tablets of Spasmoproxyvan, which were recovered from the Parimpora area.

A case FIR number 04/2018 under section 8/21, 22 of NDPS Act has been registered in Police Station Safakadal and investigation is going on. More recoveries are expected.

In another instance, A police party of Police Station Soura headed by SHO Soura Shri Ayaz Geelani police intercepted an Alto 800 car bearing registration number JKO1X-7020. On checking 1019 bottles of Codeine Phosphate were recovered from the vehicle. Three persons identified as Mudasir Sultan Bhat @ Majid resident of Sir Syed Abad Bemina, Feroz Ahmad Khanday resident of Bilal Colony Qamarwari and Faisal Ayoub Sheikh resident of MIG Colony Bemina who were boarding the vehicle were arrested.

In this regard a case FIR number 07/2018 under section 8/22 NDPS Act stands registered in Police Station Soura and investigation of the case is going on.

On preliminary investigation, it came to fore that this huge consignment of contraband substances was meant for supply to the drug peddlers who then used to sell these drugs to the youth of the area.

Jammu and Kashmir Police will continue this drive and efforts are on to save the society from the menace of drugs which is taking toll on the young generation.


 Srinagar police organizes sports event

Srinagar, January 17: Under Civic Action Programme, Srinagar police has organized a sports event at Police Station Maisuma.

Many indoor games including table tennis, carrom etc were played in the premises of Police Station Maisuma in which a number of youngsters from Maisuma and adjacent areas participated.

The aim of organizing such events is to impart and inculcate the sense of discipline, sportsmanship and camaraderie among the youth.

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02 Timber smugglers arrested in Anantnag;

02 tractors, illegal timer seized

Srinagar, January 17: Anantnag police has arrested two timber smugglers and seized two tractors which were loaded with illegal timber in Mattan area of the district.

Acting on a specific information,  a police party of Police Station Mattan led by SHO Mattan seized Two tractors bearing registration numbers JKO3/6779 and JK03F/ 4494 which were loaded with illegal timber at Kehribal Mattan. Two timber smugglers identified as Ramiz Farooq Dar son of Farooq Ahmad Dar resident of  Brakpora and  Fasil Rashid Dar son of Abdul Rashid Dar resident of Brakpora Anantnag were arrested.

A case FIR number 03/2018 under section 379, 406, 407, 409, 109 and 06 Forest Act  was registered in Police Station Mattan and further investigation is going on.


Help to trace out the missing person

Srinagar, January 17: Srinagar police seeks help of the general public in tracing out a missing person who is missing from 15thof the instant month.

Police Station SafaKadal received a complaint from one lady namely Gulshan Mir resident of Chandanpora Waniyar wherein she stated that her husband namely Bilal Ahmad Mir son of Ghulam Ahmad Mir resident of Chandanpora Waniyar, about 40 years old, having mobile number 9108236218 is missing since 15th of January 2018.

Anybody having any information regarding the missing person may kindly contact PCR Srinagar on 9596222550, 9596222551, 01942477568 or Police Control Room on 100.


For any complaint kindly log on citizen portal https://www.jkpoliceeservices.gov.in