Police arrest man in J&K’s Uri, recover four packets of heroin from him

Jammu and Kashmir Police on Sunday claimed to have arrested a man and recovered four packets of herion worth crores from him in Uri area of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district, police said.

In a statement, a police spokesperson said that a joint checkpoint of police and 03 Rajput unit of army was established at AD Post.

During the routine checking, a drug peddler namely Imtiyaz Ahmed Bhat, a resident of Sahoora Uri, on seeing the naka party tried to evade arrest. He was apprehended and four packets of suspected contraband was recovered,” the spokesperson said.