Kulgam : November 25, 2020

Continuing its drive against the Drug Smuggling and its Propagators, District Police Kulgam in a major success arrested Eight drug peddlers and recovered Huge Cache of Cannabis(Charas) like substance from their possession.

During intervening night of 24/25 November 2020, Police party headed by SDPO Qazigund Shri. Mohd Shafiq-JKPS and SHO Qazigund Insp. Irshad Reshi during Routine Vehicles Checking at Dalwach crossing Qazigund intercepted two Vehicles bearing registration Nos, (Swift Dzire JK17-6970, & Santro JK02BE-6782). During Checking of the vehicles, officers were able to recover Cannabis (Charas) like substance weighing 39 KG in raw form and 70 Grams in Solid form from the possession of eight persons traveling in the above mentioned vehicles whose identity have been ascertained as:

  1. Saqib Ali Zargar S/O Ali Mohammad Zargar R/O Ziyarat Gali Kishtwar.
  2. Waseem Mohd Trag S/O Fareed Ahmad Trag R/O Mili Ped Kishtwar.
  3. Abdul Mujeeb Khanday S/O Khushi Mohd Khanday R/O Saragawadi Thakrie Kishtwar.
  4. Danish Fayaz Makhoomi S/O Fayaz Ahmad Makdhoomi R/O Shoda Gali Qazigund.
  5. Tawheed Fayaz Makhdoomi S/O Fayaz Ahmad Makhdoomi R/O Shoda Gali Qazigund.
  6. Nazir Ahmad Dar S/O Mohd Shaban Dar R/O Shoda Gali Qazigund.
  7. Abdul Ahad Malik S/O Saidullah Malik R/O Checki Badwani.
  8. Abdul Rashid Malik S/O Ghulam Mohd Malik R/O Checki Badwani. They have been arrested and shifted to Police Station Qazigund where they remain in Police custody also the vehicles used in commission of crime were seized on spot.

Regarding the incident, case FIR No. 307/2020 U/S 8/20 NDPS Act stands registered in Police Station Qazigund and further investigation is in process.

Community members are requested to come forward with any information regarding anti-social/anti-national activities in their vicinity.

Kulgam Police warns strict action against those whosoever found indulging in anti-social/anti-national activities