Four drug peddlers nabbed in Punjab

Four drug peddlers, including a woman, have been arrested and 76 kg of poppy husk and 50 gram of heroin was recovered from their possession in separate cases by the police.

PTI| Last Updated: Nov 02, 2013, 13:41 PM IST

Moga: Four drug peddlers, including a woman, have been arrested and 76 kg of poppy husk and 50 gram of heroin was recovered from their possession in separate cases by the police here.

During a routine checking at Bedi Nagar, police nabbed a youth identified as Gurcharan Singh of Chugha Kalan village, SSP Moga Kamaljit Singh Dhillon today said.

During his search, 50 gram of heroin was recovered from him.

In another case, police arrested two notorious drug peddlers identified as Gurmeet Singh and Arun Kumar at Nihal Singh Wala and also recovered 60 kg of poppy husk from their possession.

A woman drug peddler identified as Bhajan Kaur of Kishanpura Kalan was arrested and 16 kg poppy husk was recovered from her, the SSP said.