In continuation to drive launched by the District Police Kathua to nab the drug peddlers, District Police has succeeded in nabbing two more drug peddlers, including mother and her son.
According to police sources, Anti-drugs team police party under the leadership of Women Cell In-charge Sub-Inspector Sanjeevan Jyoti conducted a raid at Barnoti and arrested mother and son, and recovered banned capsules from their possession. The accused identifies as Omkar Singh @ Geju S/o Gian Chand R/o Barnoti and his mother Sheela Devi. During their personal search, police team recovered 160-capsules of banned Proxyvon from the possession of Omkar Singh while as 145 -capsules from the possession of Sheela Devi. Both the persons assaulted police party and obstructed their lawful apprehension after taken to police custody. On this a case FIR no 173/2016 u/s 8/21/22 NDPS act, 224/353/506 RPC stands registered at P/S Kathua against the accused persons. The police team conducted the operation under the direct supervision of SSP Kathua Neeva Jain.