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Villager held with 50-kg poppy

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.

punjab Updated: Aug 16, 2013 19:16 IST
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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.