Srinagar: Police on Saturday said that 42Kgs of Charas were recovered from a residential house at Bonpora, Tukhan in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district.
“On specific information, a Police Party headed by SDPO Bijbehara along with Executive Magistrate Bijbehara raided a residential house of Bilal Ahmed Dar at Bonpora, Tulkhan.
During searches, officers were able to recover 42Kgs of Charas powder concealed in two bags from the house,” a police spokesperson said in a statement to The Newsletter.
However, he said, the accused person is at large and efforts are on to effect his arrest.
”Accordingly, he said a case under relevant sections of law has been registered and investigation in the matter has been initiated.
“Community members are requested to come forward with any information regarding drug peddlers in their neighbourhood. Persons found indulging in drug peddling will be dealt as per law.”