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Three held with banned cough syrups in city


BY TC News Desk

Agartala: April 10. Tripura Police arrested three drug peddlers today and seized banned contraband items from the Master Para area in Agartala city.

Sadar Sub-divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Ajay Kumar Das said that on Monday, based on a tip-off, police carried out a raid at one Biswajit Chakraborty’s house in the Masterpara area of Agartala.

“During the raid police seized 1937 bottles of illegal cough syrups. During the raid Abhijit Chakraborty son of Biswajit Chakraborty was arrested. However, police have also successfully arrested Biswajit Chakraborty and another smuggler identified as Titu Sarma when they were trying to abscond”, said Police.

He also said that the police are making desperate efforts to arrest the main culprit in the case of the recovery of a large quantity of banned cough syrups in the city.

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