STATE TIMES NEWS
DODA: Tighten noose over drug peddlers, Police has booked two notorious drug peddlers and lodged them at District Jail Bhadarwah under preventive detention.
While giving details, Doda Police said that a number of complaints were being received at Police Station Doda that two notorious drug peddlers namely Yasir Ahmed Shah alias Thopa, son of Abdul Majid Shah, resident of Sadiqabad Tehsil & District Doda and Mubashir Hussain, son of Mohd Sharief, resident of Koti Basti Tehsil & District Doda were involved in drug trafficking besides alluring younger generation towards drug addiction. Acting on the information, Police swung into action and a detailed report of their involvement in drug addiction as well as involving other youth was prepared by Police. A police team led by Insp Arun Parkash, SHO Police Station Doda apprehended these drug peddlers and produced them before Executive Magistrate Class 1st Doda, where from they were sent to District Jail Bhadarwah under preventive detention. It is pertinent to mention here that Doda Police has registered (34) FIRs under NDPS Act in which (36) drug-peddlers have been booked. Apart from that (28) notorious drug peddlers were detained under preventive measures so far.