5 suspected drug peddlers arrested in Jammu

In a separate incident, one man identified as Mohd Ashraf of Pulwama was intercepted during patrolling by a police team and 105 gm of heroin was seized from him, they added.

Press Trust of India
Jammu, Publish Date: Dec 13 2017 11:42AM | Updated Date: Dec 13 2017 1:54PM
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Five suspected drug peddlers, including a woman, were today arrested and various drugs, including cannabis and heroin, were seized from them in Kathua district, police said. 

The woman was apprehended in Sawan Chak area and four kg heroin was seized from her possession. 

A case was registered at Kathua Police Station, they said. In a separate incident, one man identified as Mohd Ashraf of Pulwama was intercepted during patrolling by a police team and 105 gm of heroin was seized from him, they added. 

A case was registered. Both the accused said the drugs were supposed to be sold in Kathua town and its adjoining areas, they said. 

Acting on a tip-off, a police team with the assistance of the Excise Department intercepted a truck and recovered 1,960 bottles of Max Coff-T (codeine phosphate), he said.