380gm narcotic powder seized, two arrested

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, Ludhiana
  • Updated: May 11, 2014 23:55 IST

The Division Number 7 arrested two persons after recovering 380gm narcotic powder from their possession on Sunday. The accused, who have been identified as Balvir Singh alias Billu and Saleem, are residents of Sanjay Gandhi Colony. They were arrested from T-point of Sanjay Gandhi Colony following a tip-off.

Dr Sandeep Kumar Garg, under trainee IPS officer, said Balvir was already booked in an attempt to murder case at Division Number 7 police station. He was also facing cases of liquor smuggling and assault, he said, adding that Saleem was wanted in two criminal cases registered at different police stations of city. Meanwhile, a fresh case was registered against the accused at Division Number 7 police station under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act.

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