Cop arrested with 750 grams of Heroine in Handwara
By Tasadduq Hussain
Kupwara: One person working with Armed Police has been arrested in Handwara area of Kupwara district along with 750grams of contraband substance, Heroine, on Saturday.
According to police spokesman, one Mushtaq Ahmad Peer son of Abdul Ahad resident of Kalmuna Handwara was arrested and shifted to Police Station Handwara where he remains in custody.
“Officers at the checkpoint established at Chogul seized Heroine concealed in a polythene bag weighing 750gms from his possession. One SANTRO car bearing registration number JK01V-1178 has also been seized in the matter,” police said.
Case FIR No 188/2019 under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Handwara and investigation has been taken up.
“It is learnt that the arrested person works in Armed Police,” they said.