Youth arrested with poppy in J&K's Katra

Police on Wednesday arrested an alleged drug peddler and recovered nearly 2 kgs of poppy in Katra town of Reasi district.

PTI| Updated: Jul 08, 2015, 16:08 PM IST

Jammu: Police on Wednesday arrested an alleged drug peddler and recovered nearly 2 kgs of poppy in Katra town of Reasi district.

A team of police intercepted a youth and recovered 1.7 kg poppy from his possession near Bhumika temple in Katra, police said.

He has been identified as Madal Lal Sharma, they said adding that a case has been registered and investigation has been started.