PUN­JAB: 15-KG HEROIN SEIZED

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Joint teams of the Bor­der Se­cu­rity Force and the state police have seized 15kg of heroin in the last 24 hours from Ferozepur dis­trict .

BATHINDA: Joint teams of the Bor­der Se­cu­rity Force (BSF) and the state police have seized 15kg of heroin in the last 24 hours from Ferozepur dis­trict and ar­rested four per­sons.

Dur­ing a search op­er­a­tion along the In­dia-Pak­istan bor­der area un­der the Abo­har sec­tor of the BSF, 8kg of con­tra­band was re­cov­ered on Fri­day evening. No one held in the case.

Ferozepur SSP Bhupin­der Singh said that a police party raided Khilchian Qadim vil­lage and re­cov­ered 150gram of heroin from an SUV.

The police ar­rested Gur­mit Singh, Ruk­man­deep Singh, Ra­jin­der Singh, and Ar­shdeep Singh of Muk­t­sar dis­trict and ₹2.6 lakh were re­cov­ered their pos­ses­sion.

A case un­der NDPS Act was reg­is­tered against them.

Fol­low­ing the in­for­ma­tion pro­vided the ac­cused, the joint team searched an area across the barbed wire un­der Barre Kee bor­der out­post and re­cov­ered 6.92 kg heroin smug­gled from Pak­istan

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