Heroin worth Rs 2.75 cr recovered in Bihar

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 18, 2012 - 15:31

Kisanganj: Contraband heroin worth Rs 2.75 crore was recovered from a bus in Kisanganj district Tuesday, a Customs official said.

On a tip off, a joint team of Customs and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) intercepted a bus on way to Jogbani from Siliguri and recovered two pound of heroin kept in a packet under a seat, Deputy Commissioner (Customs) Forbesganj, Jyotiraditya said.

The cost of the seized heroin was estimated at Rs 2.75 crore in international market, he said.
The bus driver and its operator were being questioned about the contraband, he said.

PTI



First Published: Tuesday, December 18, 2012 - 15:31

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