Today during patrolling SHO Channi Himmat Insp. Karan Chalotra alongwith I/c PP Sanik colony SI Anil Kumar stopped an oil tanker. On seeing the police party the driver tried to flee from the spot. The team successfully apprehended the driver alongwith oil tanker bearing registration no. PB08EK/9573 at NHW near Gujjar Charitable Trust, Channi Himmat. During search the police party recovered 60 kgs of Poppy Straw from the possession of accused persons namely (1)Harpal Singh @ Pala S/o Shiv Singh R/o Kot Rani, Phagwara, Kapurthala, Punjab and (2) Surjan Singh @ Mod S/o Jagdish Singh Saini R/o Satnampur Phagwara, Kapurthala, Punjab. In this connection, case FIR No. 73/2020 U/s 8/15/29/60 NDPS Act has been registered and investigation into the case is in process.
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.