Three inter-state narcotic smugglers held with poppy straw in Udhampur

Three inter-state narcotic smugglers were arrested with contraband of poppy straw in Roun Domail area of Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

 

SSP Udhampur Rajiv Pandey said that police laid a naka at Jakhani along national highway for frequent checking of vehicles and intercepted one truck for checking.

 

During checking, 50 kg of poppy straw was recovered from the vehicle and the driver namely Bagwant Singh of Amritsar was arrested on the spot, he added.