Man held with heroin in Ferozepur

Hindustan Times (Jalandhar) - - REGION -

BATHINDA: In a joint op­er­a­tion with the Pun­jab po­lice, the Bor­der Se­cu­rity Forces seized 880-gram heroin near the In­ter­na­tional Bor­der in Ferozepur dis­trict on Wed­nes­day. A spokesper­son of Ferozepur dis­trict po­lice said the sleuths ar­rested Man­gal Singh of Hithaad vil­lage on the charges of smug­gling of drugs. The ac­cused is stated to have re­ceived the con­tra­band con­sign­ment from his con­tact in Pak­istan. Fol­low­ing a tip-off, the team raided the area and also re­cov­ered Rs 6.75 lakh near Shameke post on In­dia-Pak­istan bor­der. The ac­cused is be­ing ques­tioned and a case un­der NDSP has been regis­tered against him un­der the NDPS Act.

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