Srinagar police arrested two drug peddlers and eight gamblers in Sub Division Khanyar, a statement said on Friday.
The statement said that Contraband drugs along with cash Rs.3,42,825 was recovered from their possession.
Police parties from Sub Division Khanyar headed by SDPO Khanyar Mir Ajaz apprehended 2 drug peddlers Shabir Bangroo and Rafiq Sheikh. 500 grams of Charas, 50 grams of Heroin, 32 mobile sets and Rs.3,20,000 was recovered from their possession, police said.
8 gamblers identified as Gulzar Ganaie, Tanveer Dar, Farooq Dar, Ajaz Sheikh, Tariq Sofi, Mehraj Beigh, Javed Mir and Mohammad Shafi Sheikh were also arrested in another raid. Stake money of Rs.22,825 was recovered from their possession.
Case FIR numbers 7/2016, 09/2016, 18/2016 under section 8/20, 8/21 and 7/21 NDPS was registered against the drug peddlers while 17 /2016, 20/2016 under section 13 gambling act was registered against the gamblers.(Agencies)