SSP Bhullar said more than 300 police personnel had been deployed at different check posts. He added the police also arrested three proclaimed offenders.
The SSP said that during the checking of vehicles, the police recovered 1.2 quintals of poppy husk and other narcotics such as smack, ganja and opium. The police also recovered 1,200 kg of spurious and adulterated sweets from different places.
"Special checking will be carried out in the coming days to keep check on the smuggling of drugs in the district," he said.