Drug smuggler held in Reasi
Jammu, Feb 16: A "notorious" drug peddler was arrested Saturday and 'charas' (cannabis) was seized from his possession in Reasi district, police said.
Kesar Ram, a resident of Bhaga village, was noticed moving suspiciously in Saldi village by a police patrolling party and was stopped for checking, a police spokesman said.
He said 520 grams of charas was recovered from his possession.
Ram is a notorious drug peddler, he added.
A case under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) act was registered against him and investigation is underway, the spokesman said.