Anantnag police continues its drive for destroying illegal poppy cultivation; destroys poppy cultivation spread over 20 Kanals of land.


Anantnag: Continuing its efforts to eradicate the menace of drugs from the society. Police party from Police Station Mattan headed by SHO Mattan along with Revenue department launched a special drive against narcotic drugs cultivation and destroyed illegal poppy cultivation spread over 20 kanals of land at Akura, Palpora Nanil, Aung, Matipora and Nambal areas of district Anantnag.

In this regard case FIR No.59/2021 under relevant sections of law Stands registered at Police Station Mattan and investigation initiated.

Our consistent actions against drug peddlers/poppy cultivation should reassure the community members that we are making continuous efforts to keep our society free from the plague of drug menace. Anantnag police requests community members to come forward with information regarding cultivation of contrabands in their neighbouring areas.

Anyone found involved in drug peddling & cultivation of contraband substances will be strictly dealt with under law.

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