Crime-Justice

Drug Money of 61 lakhs along with drugs, arms seized from two Punjab smugglers

November 06, 2017 09:14 PM

Punjab News Express/Jagmohan Singh
AMRITSAR:  Counter Intelligence Amritsar wing of Punjab Police have seized One kilogram drug (heroin) along with Indian currency Rs.  61,16,000/- (drug money) and one pistol 32 bore alongwith 103 live rounds of the same bore.

In a official press realse issued here today by Counter Intelligence confirmed the seizure, said that recovery of drug and drug money was matured with the arrest of two notorious heroin smugglers namely SukhbirSingh @ Goldys,from the area situated near village KotDasandha Mal on Amritsar-Tarn Taran road.

They were arrested  under section   21,25, 29/61/85 NDPS Act, 25 Arms Act.

During the  preliminary investigation it has been found that accused Sukhbir Singh @ Goldywas in touch with Pakistani smugglers. He receives the consignment from across the border and deliver it to his associates from different areas of Punjab.Further investigation is going on.

In an another case Sukhbir Singh @ Dodhi has been arrested from the area of outside Guru Nanak Bhawan car parking, near bus stand Amritsar and 270 gm heroin has been recovered from his personal possession.An FIR No. 26dt. 06.11.2017 u/s 21, 25, 29/61/85 NDPS Act, PS State Special Operations Cell, Amritsar has been got registered in this regard. More arrests are likely in the both cases, release added.

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