ANC nabs Govandi loader for peddling mephedrone worth ₹2 lakh
The police seized the drugs and a mobile phone worth Rs10,000 from the accusedmumbai Updated: Apr 19, 2017 11:16 IST
The anti-narcotics cell (ANC) of the Mumbai police crime branch arrested a loader on Tuesday, for peddling 105 grams of mephedrone (MD) — a party drug also known as meow meow — worth Rs2 lakh.
The police seized the drugs and a mobile phone worth Rs10,000 from the accused, Jahangir Shah Aalam Shaikh, 22. Officials said Shaikh is a Govandi resident.
Acting on a tip-off received by ANC chief, deputy commissioner of police Shivdeep Lande, officials of the cell’s Worli unit laid a trap and caught Shaikh at the Ghodapdeo bus stop at Reay Road.
He was booked under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985.
First Published: Apr 13, 2017 10:54 IST