A drug -peddler escaped from the Police custody early morning after he pretended to go for attending nature’s call inside the Police Station premises. The police teams rushed to different locations to trace the drug – peddler, but he could not be traced until last reports.
It is pertinent to mention here that Kathua police arrested one drug – peddler identified as Ravinder Saini @ Sabbu s/o Ramesh Saini r/o Batti more Nagri on April 4, 2016 inside the district court premises. During search, Police recovered 58 capsules of banned Spasmo Proxyvon from his possession. On this case under FIR number 138/16 u/s 8/21/22 NDPS act stands registered at Police Station Kathua.
SP Kathua had suspended the sentry on duty and a FIR registered against him for negligence of duty.