You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Trucker held with poppy in Samba

Press Trust of India  |  Jammu 

Police today arrested a trucker and recovered poppy from his truck in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir.

A police patrol party was conducting checking of vehicles at main market in Ramgarh during which they recovered 7 Kg and 840 grams of Poppy from the cabin of the truck, a police officer said.

The police while taking cognizance into the matter seized the contraband item as well as the truck. The driver of the vehicle namely Pritam Chand was also arrested, he said.

A case has been registered against the accused person and the investigation is taken up.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, October 17 2016. 19:03 IST