A drug peddler was arrested in Jammu district and more than half-a-kilogram charas was recovered from his possession, police said today.

Official sources said that acting on a specific information, tanker bearing no. JK02BG/4886 coming from Narwal side was stopped by Police Party at Panama chowk for checking.
During checking 34 Chhallies (Charas like substance) weight -600 gms recovered from the possession of Sohan Lal S/O Shiv Kumar Age – 28 yrs. R/O village Pranou Jib Teh. and Distt. Udhampur.
In this connection, Case FIR no. 206/2020 U/S 8/20/25 NDPS Act has been registered at PS Bahu Fort. Accused got arrested and further investigation is in progress .
Jammu Police is striving hard and taking every possible step to make people especially youth aware to eradicate drug menace. We request people of the area to come forward and share information about drug peddling or consumption on 9086100100 or 100 with Police for the cause. Your identity will be kept confidential.