File photo of SSP Akash Tomar
Drug trade is at its peak in Saharanpur. SSP Akash Tomar himself has taken command to rein in drug smugglers. He has ordered all the station in-charges that in whose area drugs are being sold, they should stop it completely. The station in-charges have also been instructed to create a WhatsApp group and add the general public to it, who can help the police. There must be responsible people of the area in the group, so that the information of drug smugglers can reach the police.
Crime free district, but more drug business
SSP Akash Tomar says that although Saharanpur is a crime free district, but there are more cases of drug trade and fraud. Which are being tried to curb. He said that there are only a few drug smugglers in the district, due to which the entire district is getting maligned. Young people are getting addicted to drugs. That’s why he has decided that he will do anything to send drug smugglers to jail.
1.25 crore smack caught in Thana Mandi
He said that on Monday, Mandi police arrested three drug smugglers with smack of 1.25 crores. Similarly, all 22 police station in-charges have also been ordered to campaign against drug smugglers. A WhatsApp group will be formed for all the police stations. In this group, members, BDC members, councilors, government employees, officials of private organizations, MLAs, MPs etc. will be added. An appeal will be made to all that if someone is selling drugs in their area, then their information should be given to the police. Apart from this, those people who are ahead in social work will also be added to these groups. On Tuesday itself, all the station in-charges have formed the group. At the same time, at the district level also, a group of the entire district has been formed by the PRO of SSP.