850 Banned Capsules and other DRUGS Seized.
Srinagar,26th May 2019.
On 26. 05. 2019, a routine naka was laid by SHO Police Station Soura Shri Syed Waseem Jehangir under the supervision of SDPO Hazratbal Shri Rameez Rashid Bhat-KPS at Vecharnag Nowshehra Srinagar.During naka checking an individual carrying a bag was observed moving suspiciously, who was signalled to Stop but tried his best to flee.However,The alert police party chased and apprehended him and subsequently he was detained. On questioning he was identified as Mehraj-ud- din Rather S/o.Gh Nabi Rather R/O Chanapora Nowshera and the search of the person as well as the carrying bag was carried out from which huge quantity of banned drugs like Tramadol capsules (570),Clonazepam Capsules (200),Alprazolam Capsules (80)and Tramadol Injections(35) and cocas Dx(25) Bottles and Rexee Dx (30) bottles were recovered.
The accused was arrested on spot and Capsules and other drugs were Seized.
The accused is a habitual drug peddler,who procures drugs from different areas and sells it to youngsters at Vecharnag, Nowshera Srinagar at Exorbitant rates to earn illegal profits.
The drug peddler with the aim to earn illegal profits through sale of banned drugs is poisoning and intoxicating the future generations .
The huge quantity of drugs seized from his possession itself speaks about the gravity of his illegal actions.
In this regard, case FIR No. 40/19 U/S 8/22 NDPS Act stands registered in Police Station soura and investigation taken up.
This is in continuation to the efforts of Srinagar Police to fight against the meance of Drug Abuse and Drug Peddling.