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Synonyms for peddler

Synonyms for peddler

a person who sells narcotics illegally


Synonyms for peddler

someone who travels about selling his wares (as on the streets or at carnivals)

an unlicensed dealer in illegal drugs

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Likewise, two other drug peddlers namely Muhammad Arif and Navid have been held by PS Civil Line and seized 1420 grams of Charas from their possession, sources added.
It is to mention here that Sindh Minister for Excise and Taxation and Narcotics Control and Parliamentary Affairs Mukesh Kumar Chawla, while talking the news of using drugs in educational institutions, has formed a special task force to nab the drug peddlers.
Tadiq's mother, Chandni, thanked the police for their prompt action and said her son was beaten for disobeying the orders of the peddlers.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Many peddlers were beaten during a brawl broke out when municipal police carried out an operation, in which many goods were confiscated, against peddlers in E[currency]irinevler neighborhood, located in Turkey's economic hub city of Istanbul.
In Roads Taken Hasia Diner rescues Jewish peddlers from historical obscurity and places them squarely in the vanguard of the mass migration that reshaped the Jewish world in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
The Pushcart War tells the story of a fight between the New York City trucking companies and the 509 pushcart peddlers. The author, Jean Merrill, skillfully creates a humorous tale of pea-tacks and peashooters, shorthand notes of a meeting between three kidnappers, a famous actress and a frustrated mayor and many more intriguing characters.
com had also shown another peddler -- Atala ( full name not known) -- bragging about his friendship with Shirodkar.
A little after the lunch crowd disappeared at 2:40 p.m., a fistfight between a peddler and Marney Patel, the owner of a perfume store ensued.
He was not alone in seeing the corrupting influence of the peddler's rootless lifestyle and relentless deal making.
Mayor Rudolph Giuliani saluted the BID with a personal appearance in November, crediting the drop in crime to the cooperative working relationship between the New York Police Department and the Fifth Avenue BID's security team, lead by Bob Louttit, a former lieutenant with the Police Department who had commanded the Manhattan South Peddler Task Force.
Meanwhile, a police officer along with his two private accomplices picked up a notorious drug peddler and recovered heroin from his possession during a raid on a drug den but allegedly released him after receiving bribe, reliable sources disclosed to The Nation on Monday.
Meanwhile in a statement issued here today, Sindh Minister for Excise Mukesh Kumar Chawla, Secretary Excise Abdul Haleem Shaikh, Director Generals Shabbir Ahmed Shaikh and Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui have congratulated the team for catching drug peddler from Liaquatabad.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Apr 13 (ANI): A Nigerian drug peddler has been arrested from Dada Badi area, said Delhi Police on Saturday.
KARACHI -- Sindh Rangers on Saturday claimed to have arrested a notorious drug peddler from Mansehra Colony area of the metropolis.
Department of Labor sued Seafood Peddler of San Rafael and its president, Alphonse Silvestri in 2012.