Smuggler held with 14-kg poppy straw in Jammu

TNN Bureau. Updated: 12/7/2017 1:59:23 PM Regional News

Jammu, Dec 7: Police on Thursday arrested a drug peddler with contraband of poppy straw from General Bus Stand area here.

"During a patrolling at bus stand in the wee hours, a man roaming under mysterious circumstances was intercepted," police here said.

They said on his personal search, 14-kg poppy straw (bhukki) was recovered.

The drug peddler was identified as Jasmer Singh, resident of Karimpur, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar, Punjab.

A Case under the NDPS Act was registered against him and investigation started.

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