Over 5 kg of cannabis recovered, 4 arrested in Jammu

Jammu: Four persons have been arrested and over five kg of cannabis was recovered from their possession in two separate incidents, officials said on Thursday.

On a tip off, police intercepted a truck at Narwal on the outskirts of the city and recovered five kg of cannabis from it during the search last evening, they said, adding two persons were arrested in this connection.

The accused have been identified as Nirmal Singh of Anantnag district in Kashmir and Varinder Gupta of Muthi area in Jammu district.

In a separate incident, police arrested two godmen along with 300 grams of cannabis from Indira Chowk area of the city yesterday, they said.

The two have been identified as Ramdass of Jodhpur and Raju Giri of Kanpur.