‘370 grams for ₹7.4 lakh’: Mumbai man held for peddling mephedrone
The police also recovered cash worth Rs7.92 lakh from the Mumbai manmumbai Updated: May 19, 2017 13:54 IST
The anti-narcotics cell (ANC) of the Mumbai police crime branch arrested a 25-year-old man on Wednesday night for peddling 370 grams of meow meow or mephedrone (MD) worth Rs7.4 lakh in Kandivli. The police also recovered cash worth Rs7.92 lakh from him.
The accused, Suraj Gupta, is a resident of Kalusing chawl in Khar (East), said Shivdeep Lande, ANC chief and director general of police. He was nabbed near the Goregaon check naka.
The police registered a case under section 8(c) of the Indian Penal Code and sections 22 and 29 of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act. Gupta will be produced before a magistrate court on Thursday.
First Published: May 18, 2017 12:43 IST