Zeenews Sports Bureau
Chandigarh: Olympian Vijender Singh, who has been linked in the recovery of 26 kg of heroin worth Rs 130 crore from an NRI`s house in Zirakpur, is believed to have met the drug peddler several times, as per the reports.
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However, Vijender denied any link with the massive drug haul as he said "I am shocked. I am in Mumbai right now for work. My friends dropped me at the airport in my wife`s car. I don`t know how it reached outside that Zirakpur flat."
However, reports suggest that the Asian Games gold-medallist met the Canada-based international drug peddler Anoop Singh Kahlon several times.
Boxer, Ram Singh is believed to have facilitated the meeting between them.
Police have already arrested 6 people including Anoop Singh Kahlon in connection with the case.
With PTI inputs
First Published: Friday, March 08, 2013, 22:53