17.3 C
Sunday, February 25, 2024

Two drug peddlers arrested with 30kg heroin


Ferozepur, Aug 21 (UNI) In an intelligence-led operation against trans-border drug trafficking networks, the Border Security Force (BSF) and Punjab Police, in a joint operation, have seized approximately 30kg of heroin and arrested two Pakistani nationals from village Gatti Matar in Ferozpur district.

DGP Gaurav Yadav said on Monday that one Pakistani national was injured in an exchange of fire with the BSF.

The international market value of heroin is Rs 150 crore.

Police said the FIR is registered at SSOC Fazilka. Investigations are ongoing to establish backward and forward linkages.

Share post:




More like this

Tripura Bar Association to elect new office-bearers on March 23

BY TC News Desk Agartala, February 24: The Tripura Bar...

Tripura to hosts 7th ‘Purvottar Yuva Utsav’ to showcase North East’s talent

BY TC News Desk Agartala, February 24: The state of...

Tripura girl wins Oxford University certificate for story writing

BY TC News Desk Agartala, February 24: Oindrila Chakraborty, a...

Former Deputy CM Jishnu Dev Varma inaugurates Shriraj Mala event, urges to preserve history

BY TC News Desk Agartala, February 24: Former Deputy Chief...