SAMBA: Police on Wednesday arrested one notorious drug peddler and recovered six gm heroin (Chitta) from his possession.
Sources, however, on the assurance of anonymity said that actual quantity of seized contraband was much higher than shown.
According to police, during patrolling in the Chak Manga Rakwal area, a drug peddler identified as Mohd Yousuf, son of Lal Hussain, resident of Manohar Gopala, Samba was arrested against whom number of criminal and narcotics cases are already registered at Police Station Samba.
During frisking of the aforesaid accused person, six gm heroin (Chitta) was recovered from his possession which he used to sell among the youth of the area, police said.
FIR 186/19 under Section 8/21/22 NDPS Act was registered against him at Police Station Samba and further investigation is going on.