Udhampur Police Party with its continuous drive against drug peddlers, apprehended three drug peddlers and seized 60 kg of poppy straw from the smugglers.
During a routine naka checking police Team of PS Udhampur stopped one truck bearing registration number PB13V 6046 for checking at Jakhani Naka, NHW, Udhampur.
During search of said vehicle, 60 kg of poppy straw like substance was recovered from its driver namely Sukhpreet Singh S/O Sarvan Singh R/O Mohi, Mullanpur, Ludhiana, Jagdev Singh S/O Kuldeep Singh R/O Ludhiana, Punjab and Jagroop Singh S/O Jagir Singh R/O Village Mansoran, Teh.& Distt. Ludhiana, Punjab.
The accused persons were arrested and the suspected poppy straw was also seized and a Case FIR NO. 410/2020 U/S 8/15 NDPS Act was registered at PS Udhampur and further investigation is underway.