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SRINAGAR: Police in its recent action against drug dealings in Budgam and Ganderbal, booked three notorious drug peddlers under Public Safety Act (PSA).

Budgam Police had earlier seized huge quantity of narcotic drugs from possession of two individuals. A case vide FIR No 08/2020 under relevant Sections of law was registered at Police Station Magam in this regard. Accordingly, the arrested drug peddlers were detained under Public Safety Act (PSA) after obtaining sanctions from concerned authorities.  The drug peddlers have been identified as Ashiq Ahmad Gojri, resident of Kawoosa Khalisa and Tariq Ahmad Parray. resident of Warihama Magam.

Similarly in Ganderbal, Police had earlier seized banned drugs from possession of a drug peddler identified as Nazir Ahmed Rather alias Kanwar, resident of Wakura, Ganderbal. A case under relevant sections of law was registered in this regard. Accordingly, the arrested drug peddler was also detained under Public Safety Act after obtaining necessary sanctions from concerned authorities and shifted to Kupwara jail.