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Villager held with 50-kg poppy

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  Nakodar, August 16, 2013
First Published: 19:00 IST(16/8/2013) | Last Updated: 19:16 IST(16/8/2013)

The Mehatpur police have arrested a villager on charges of selling poppy husk. SHO Manjit Singh said the accused, identified as Shivcharan Singh, is a resident of Dharme Dian Chhana village and 50-kg poppy husk has been seized from his possession. A case under Sections of the NDPS Act has been registered against Shivcharan and his brothers Daler Singh, Balwinder Singh and father Surjit Singh, who managed to flee from the spot.

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