Anantnag: Jammu and Kashmir police arrested a drug peddler and recovered narcotic substance in this south Kashmir district, a police spokesman said on Thursday.
He said a naka checking was established at Kokernag in Anantnag. During the checking, police intercepted a suspected person and recovered narcotic substance from his possession.
The accused has been identified as Fayaz Ahmad Lone, resident of Guri Hanjipora has been arrested.
A case FIR number 120/2020 under relevant sections has been registered and further investigation taken up, he added.