Gurdaspur man held for carrying 1.5 kg contraband
The police arrested a Gurdaspur resident for carrying 1.5 kg of contraband in Chandigarh on Friday.chandigarh Updated: Oct 25, 2014 00:03 IST
The police arrested a Gurdaspur resident for carrying 1.5 kg of contraband in Chandigarh on Friday.
The accused has been identified as Sarabjit Singh.
According to the police, Singh was found carrying 1.5 kg of poppy husk in a bag at a check post near Sukhna Lake.
Police sources said Singh made an unsuccessful attempt to escape and was arrested immediately.
The police also seized the contraband from him.
He was produced in the court and sent to judicial custody later.
The police registered a case under Section 15 of the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act at the Sector 3 police station.
First Published: Oct 24, 2014 23:42 IST