Rajouri, Aug 24: Jammu and Kashmir Police have unearthed a new modus operandi of some peddlers who are receiving consignment of banned drugs in parcel with one such consignment has been seized in Rajouri. Three local people have been detained in connection with the investigation.
Police said that a team headed by Deputy SP Headquarter Rajouri Mudassir Hussain alongwith SHO Rajouri Aejaz Ahmed Wani and Drugs Inspector Rajouri intercepted a parcel that reached Rajouri.
During the search of parcel, four hundred banned tablets and capsules were recovered that the accused received through courier for further sale.
During this operation, three local men have also been detained who collected the parcel. They have been identified as Hassan Parwaz son of Mohd Shabir resident of Rethal, Zafait Ali son of Abdul Hamid resident of Nadian at present Aitti and Mohd Farid son of Ghulam Qadir resident of Saroola Manjakote.
Legal action under drugs and cosmetics act is being taken against the accused.