Police attaches illegal property worth lacs of notorious drug peddler in Kulgam

March 01: Continuing its action against drug peddlers, Police in Kulgam attached property (Single-storied residential house worth approx. ₹10.5 lacs) measuring 916.75 Sq ft belonging to notorious drug peddler namely Nisar Ahmad Khanday Son of Bashir Ahmad Khanday resident of Nipora.

The action was taken under sections 68-E read with 68-F (1) of NDPS Act of 1985 & is linked with case FIR No. 39/2023 U/S 8/15 of NDPS Act of PS Qazigund.

The property was identified as illegally acquired property during the course of investigation conducted by Police. The property was prima facie acquired from illicit trafficking in narcotic drug and psychotropic substances by the drug peddler.

This operation reaffirms the commitment of J&K Police to combat the drug menace. Locals of the area hailed the initiative of Police.“`