April 11: Continuing its drive against drug dealings in Ganderbal, Police have arrested a drug peddler and recovered banned drugs from his possession.
Officers at a checkpoint established at Barkati Mohalla Saffapora intercepted an individual identified as Aijaz Ahmad Mir resident of Zainapora Hajin. During checking, officers were able to recover 130 grams of cannabis and 110 banned tablets from his possession. He has been arrested and shifted to Police Station Safapora where he remains in custody.
Case FIR No. 17/2020 under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Safapora and further investigation has been initiated.
Community members are requested to come forward with any information regarding drug peddlers in their neighbourhood. Persons found indulging in drug peddling will be dealt as per law.
Bandipora Police evacuates pregnant woman to hospital
April 11: Police in Bandipora saved a precious life by shifting a pregnant lady to SDH Hospital Bandipora.
Bandipora police today received information that a pregnant lady residing in the nearby area has developed irresistible pain and needs immediate medical attention.
Subsequently, a police party from Police Station Pethkote headed by SHO Pethkote rushed to the spot and evacuated the lady to SDH Hospital for medical treatment.
Locals have applauded the efforts of Police for prompt response and assistance in a crucial juncture.