Jammu: In stringent action against narco smuggling, Police on Tuesday nabbed four narco smugglers and recovered contraband from their possession. 

As per the details, a team of Police Station Gangyal led by Inspector Sunil Singh Jasrotia, SHO during Naka duty at Kunjwani, Jammu stopped one Scorpio (JK02BF-1185) for checking. Driver and side seated persons were identified as Jatinder Singh alias Sippy, son of Ujjagar Singh, resident of W. No 1, Bhour Camp Satwari and Amrik Singh, son of Sat Pal Singh, resident of Bandhu Rakh, Kunjwani, Jammu. During search, 30 gm heroin like substance was recovered from their possession.

The duo was arrested  and a case vide FIR No. 41/2020 under Sections 8, 21 and 22 NDPS Act was registered  against them. It is pertinent to mention here that  Jatinder Singh is also involved in two drug peddling cases of Police Station  Satwari vide FIR Nos. 92 and 228/2019 under aforesaid sections of law.

Meanwhile, Mahore Police also arrested one narcotic drug peddler from Ganjote Area of Tehsil Mahore, District Reasi.

          The arrested drug peddler belongs to Bonyar Baramulla and is involved in supplying and selling of narcotic drugs in Mahore, Bathoi, Bagga, Jamaslan and Chchi Chaklas areas of Tehsil Mahore.

          During the search of the arrested person namely Majid Gilani, son of  Anis Ahmed Gilani, resident of Batangi Baramulla Boniyar, nine and half Challis weighing 200 grams of substance suspected to be canabis (Charas in common parlance) was recovered from his possession.

          The recovery was made under the supervision of SDPO Mahore, Khalid Ashraf DySP, and under the overall supervision of additional SP Surjeet Bhagat and SSP Reasi Rashmi Wazir. Case vide FIR No 16/2020 under Sections 8/20 NDPS Act stands registered at Police Station Mahore.

A team of Police Post Narwal led by Inspector Khyati Maan Khajuria Incharge PP apprehended a drug peddler active in Rajeev/Qasim Nagar and seized 10 gms heroin from his possession.

A team of Police Post Narwal during Naka duty at Rajeev Nagar Jammu stopped one Scooty (JK02BN 4486) for checking. Rider of the Scooty tried to escape from the spot but was apprehended by the alert cops. Rider was  identified as Neeraj Kumar alias Pintu, son of Sudesh Kumar, resident of Rajeev Nagar. During search, 10  gms heroin like substance was recovered from his  possession along with the cash of Rs 29,400. A case vide FIR No. 93/2020 under Sections 8, 21 and 22 NDPS Act was registered against him at Police Station Bahu Fort.

It is pertinent to mention here that  the same person was involved in  FIR No. 63/19 under Section 48 A Excise Act of Police Station Bahu Fort.