Continuing its drive against drug peddlers, Police Party of Police Station Udhampur apprehended two drug peddlers and seized 528 kg of poppy straw from the smugglers at Jakhani Naka, NHW, Udhampur.
During a routine naka checking police Team of PS Udhampur stopped one truck bearing registration number JK03 8274 for checking.
During search of the said vehicle, 528 kg of poppy straw like substance was recovered from its driver namely *Gurjit Singh S/O Balbir Singh R/O Hoshiarpur, Punjab alongwith Sourav Singh S/O Balbir Singh R/O Hoshiarpur, Punjab*
The accused persons were arrested on spot and the suspected poppy straw was seized and a Case FIR NO. 355/2020 U/S 8/15 NDPS Act was registered at PS Udhampur and further investigation is underway.
*Udhampur Police at your service.*