In its continuous drive against drug menace, Srinagar police arrested a drug peddler and recovered 120 bottles of codeine phosphate from his possession.
A police party of Police Station Lalbazar headed by SHO Lalbazar laid a naka in their jurisdiction. During naka checking, one person identified as Bilal Ahmad Dar @Bilal Mindi son of Ghulam Nabi Dar resident of Soura 90 feet was intercepted. On checking, 120 bottles of codeine phosphate were recovered from his possession.
A case FIR number 65/2018 under relevant sections of law has been registered and investigation has been taken up.