Sopore Police bust drug racket ten drug peddlers held

Suhail Khan

Sopore police this evening busted inter town drug racket and arrested ten persons in connection of illegal drug at Fruit Mandi crossing Sopore in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district.

Official reports told Kashmir Despatch that a naka was laid at Fruit Mandi crossing in Sopore this evening.
During the search a vehicle was siezed with huge quality of drugs, reports said that ten persons were apprehended who were part of inter town drug racket operating in parts of Sopore Police District.

Meanwhile SSP Sopore Javaid Iqbal also confirmed the arrest of ten drug peddlers to Kashmir Despatch and said that three among them have been identified drug dealers who involved in sale of banned drugs and psychotropic substances which are involving the youth of the area. Officer added that more arrest and recoveries are expected in near future.