Kupwara police in its drive against drug menace, arrested two drug peddlers during an naka checking and recovered 02 kilograms of charas from their possession.

Acting on specific information, a police party of Police Post Awoora laid a naka near Harkarpora Awoora. During naka checking two suspicious persons were intercepted. On their personal search 02 kilograms of charas concealed in two polythene bags was recovered.

In this regard, a case FIR No 88/2018 under relevant sections of law has been registered and investigation has been initiated.