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Man from UP arrested for carrying 310 gm heroin

A 21-year-old man from Uttar Pradesh was arrested in New Delhi for carrying 310 grams of heroin worth around Rs 31 lakh, police said on Tuesday.

delhi Updated: Sep 13, 2011 18:31 IST

A 21-year-old man from Uttar Pradesh was arrested in New Delhi for carrying 310 grams of heroin worth around Rs 31 lakh, police said on Tuesday.

Azam Hussain, a resident of Nawab Ganj in Bareilly, was apprehended from Wazirabad-Ghaziabad road on September 9 on a tip off, Ashok Chand, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime), said.

He was nabbed when he came to deliver a consignment of heroin to a contact.

Hussain told the police that he took to drug peddling to meet his expenses.