UDHAMPUR: Police on Sunday arrested a narco smuggler and recovered 5 gm of contraband substance (Chitta) from his possession.

Giving details Rajiv Pandey, SSP Udhampur said that patrolling party of Police Station Udhampur led by Insp. Vijay Singh Choudhary SHO under the supervision of Dr. Rohit Chadgal  DySP Hqrs. Udhampur and Rajinder Singh Katoch Addl. SP Udhampur during patrolling at Sangoor Chowk area of Udhampur Town, caught one suspected person for checking. During his search, 5 gm heroin like substance  was recovered. The accused identified as Ajay Singh, son of   Balbir Singh, resident of Shiv Nagar, Udhampur was arrested and a case vide FIR No. 224/2020 under Sections 8, 21 and 22 NDPS Act  was registered against him at Police Station  Udhampur.