Punjab

Jalandhar Rural Police conducts special house to house checking in Bajuha Kalan and Bajuha Khurd

Dilbag Singh | July 21, 2019 05:36 PM

Nabs 19 suspected persons with poppy husk

 JALANDHAR(Nakodar)- Continuing  its strike aimed at checking the supply line of drugs in the district, the Jalandhar Police conducted a special ‘House-to-House’ search operation in Bajuha Khurd and Bajuha Kalan during which 19 persons were rounded up for suspicious activities in Nakodar sub-division.

 Divulging the details, the Senior Superintendent of Police Jalandhar (Rural)Navjot Singh Mahal said that the search operation that continued for more than two hours every inch of the infamous village was checked minutely by 150 Policemen led by Superintendent of PoliceRPS Sandhu, Ms Vatsala Gupta,  DSP Makhan Singh, DSPAjay Singh, SHOs Nakodar Sadar, Nakodar City and Nurmahal.

  

 He said that during the search operation Anti-sabotage team and Dog Squad also accompanied the force and conducted thorough checking of every house in the village.

Mahal said that the Police sealed all the entry point in the village at 5 .30am and conducted this operation which lasted till 7:30 am.

  

The Senior Superintendent of Police special thrust was also laid on houses on suspected drug peddlers for which special raids were made.

  

He said that during the checking the teams also had interaction with villagers during which their support for wiping out curse of drugs was solicited.Mahal said that prominent people of the village highly appreciated the step of Police and joined during search operations.

 The Senior Superintendent of Police said that the villagers also assured fulsome support and cooperation to Police for this noble cause. Meanwhile, he said that during the raid 19 persons were apprehended.

Mahal said that during investigation one syringe was recovered from one person as well as some poppy husk were found from two persons

 He said antecedents of remaining three were being verified adding that such operations would continue in coming days to ensure that Jalandhar was made a drug free district.

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