Jammu, Dec 30 (PTI) Three suspected drug peddlers were arrested Sunday in two separate incidents in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, a senior police officer said. Also Read - Operation All-Out in Kashmir: Forces And Civil Society Need to Kill Terrorism's Psyche

Haroon Rashid and Waseem Raja were held after 40 grams of drugs were seized from their car at a checkpoint at Muradpur, senior superintendent of police, Rajouri, Yougal Manhas said. Also Read - Shehla Rashid Reacts To Her Estranged Father's Charges, Calls Them 'Absolutely Baseless'

While Mohammad Shabir Sheikh was arrested with 20 grams of drugs near Rajouri town, he added. Also Read - Jammu And Kashmir: Voting Underway In 2nd Phase of DDC Polls Amid Tight Security

Two separate cases under NDPS act have been registered in connection with the arrests, the officer said.

Further investigation are underway and more people are likely to be arrested, he said.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.