Ganderbal Police continuing their protracted war against drug menace in the district, During a snap naka at Safapora another dreaded drug peddler arrested.
An official said thatDetails that, in view of enhanced anti social activities by miscreants, who have been taking wrong advantage of the prevailing situation, a special team from Police Station Saffapora, headed by SI Sajad Khanday SHO Safapora, under the close supervision and guidance of DySP S M Shafi and under the able and courageous leadership of SSP Ganderbal Khalil Ahmad Poswal laid a snap naka at Kolpora Safapora and during surprise checking, intercepted one white color Alto Car, bearing Registration number JK02AC/2111, driven by one person Ishfaq Ahmad Ganaie Son of Abdul Rasheed Ganaie Resident of Ranbir Garh Shalteng Srinagar.
On thorough frisking of the vehicle a contraband of NDPS drugs was recoverd from the vehicle which was found to be kept cleverly inside the vehicle by the driver.
Although the accused person tried to cross the naka point trickishly but anyhow he was apprehended by Police Party of Police Station Safapora, without any further inconvenience.
Accordingly appropriate legal procedures were invoked to initiate criminal proceedings into the matter.
A case has been registered FIR No. 18/2020, U/S 8/21, NDPS Act in the Police Station Safapora Ganderbal.
The team was encouraged by the public and their work was appreciated by all.
It has been reiterated by the Ganderbal Police that a zero tolerance mode shall continue against drugs and drug peddlers till the emergence of drugs free society.
Public has expressed satisfaction over the performance of police and the police leadership in the district. Efforts are on to unearth the drugs nexus in the district and in coming days more and more culprits would be nabbed and brought to be booked under law.
The arrest constitutes the seventh arrest in a row during last one month.