3 held with drugs, cash in cordon & search operations : The Tribune India

Join Whatsapp Channel

3 held with drugs, cash in cordon & search operations

3 held with drugs, cash in cordon & search operations

Cops question a person at a drug hotspot. Tribune photo



Tribune News Service

Ludhiana, June 21

The police today conducted cordon and search operation (CASO) at drug hotspots in the city. The operation was led by the Additional DGP Parveen Sinha along with the Ludhiana Police Commissioner Kuldeep Singh Chahal. Around 200 police personnel, including 10 SHOs and other cops, took part in the operation.

Policemen impound a scooter during CASO in Ludhiana on Friday. Tribune photo

In a statement here today, the Ludhiana police stated that the search operation was conducted in Chawni Mohalla and Ghora Colony from 8 am to 1 pm. After cordoning the areas, suspected persons were frisked and suspicious vehicles were checked. During the operation, one smuggler was arrested from Chawni Mohalla from whom 4 kg of poppy husk was recovered, the police said. Two smugglers were arrested from Ghora Colony from whom 1 kg of ganja, one stolen motorcycle and Rs 3.15 lakh cash was recovered, the police said.

After registering a case against three persons, further investigation was launched to bust the entire drug supply line, the police added.

The Khanna police also conducted CASO during which seven smugglers were arrested. The arrested suspects were identified as Kamaljit Singh of Mohanpur, Sumit of Meat Market, Sumit, alias Kala, of Meat Market, Mani of Khanna, Talwinder Singh of Shahpur, Raman Kumar of Machhiwara and Narinder Singh of Ber Kalan. The police recovered 22 grams of intoxicating powder, 218 tablets, 27 injections and one motorcycle from the suspects. Separate cases were registered against the suspects under the NDPS Act.

About The Author

The Tribune News Service brings you the latest news, analysis and insights from the region, India and around the world. Follow the Tribune News Service for a wide-ranging coverage of events as they unfold, with perspective and clarity.


Top News

Bangladesh’s top court scales back government jobs quota after deadly unrest killed scores

Bangladesh's top court scales back government jobs quota after deadly unrest killed scores Bangladesh's top court scales back government jobs quota after deadly unrest killed scores

Ruling on an appeal, the Supreme Court orders that the veter...

Following violent protests, India suspends train service with Bangladesh

Following violent protests, India suspends train service to Bangladesh

More than 100 agitators have died in Bangladesh in firing by...

Internet, SMS suspended for 24 hours in Haryana's Nuh ahead of Braj Mandal Yatra

Internet, SMS suspended for 24 hours in Haryana's Nuh ahead of Braj Mandal Yatra

Internet service in the district will remain suspended from ...

Elderly population in India expected to double by 2050: United Nations Population Fund India chief

Elderly population in India expected to double by 2050: United Nations Population Fund India chief

Says that with India projected to be 50 per cent urban by 20...


Cities

View All