Two alleged narcotic smugglers were arrested after heroin was recovered from them in Jammu city, an official said on Sunday.

Yesterday, at about 18:00 hrs,a police party of PP Gaadigarh led by SI Lakhvir Singh ICPP Gaadigarh during patrolling in Babliana area ,intercepted two persons who were roaming in Babliana area near Sant Rocha Singh College.

Both of the persons got stopped, and during checking 03 Gm Heroin like substance and three empty injections/ syringes , one spoon and one lighter recovered from possession of the accused persons namely 1.Gurveer Singh S/O Harbhajan Singh Caste Sikh R/O Digiana and 2.Simranjeet Singh S/o Gurcharan Singh R/O Digiana camp .

In this regard,a case bearing FIR No 160 /2020 u/s 8/21/29 NDPS Act stands registered at P/S Satwari.Both the accused got arrested on spot.Further investigation is going on.

Jammu police seeks cooperation from civil public especially the youth for the eradication of this Drug menance.For this, information can be given on 9086100100 or 100 for the cause.Identity of the informer will be kept confidential.