Drug peddler arrested

BAHAWALPUR:Cantt police have arrested a drug peddler and recovered hashish from his possession from an area lying within their jurisdiction.

According to spokesman for Bahawalpur police, acting on a tip-off, a police party of Cantt police station conducted raid at a den and arrested a drug peddler. The police also recovered 1,240 grams hashish from his possession.

The accused was identified as Irfan. Police have lodged a case against the suspect. Further probe was underway.