Drug peddler held, Rs 70L morphine seized

Around 670 gm morphine worth Rs 70 lakh in the black market were recovered from their possession.

Barabanki: A narcotics smuggler and his three associates were on Sunday arrested with morphine worth about Rs 70 lakh in the black market, police said.
Acting on a tip-off, police arrested Maksood and his accomplices from railway station here when they were trying to leave the city, SP DK Rai said.
Around 670 gm morphine worth Rs 70 lakh in the black market were recovered from their possession, he said.

Maksood was earlier arrested in 2004 with 12 kg morphine, he said.

PTI

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