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10.500 Kgs OF MORE POPPY STRAW RECOVERED MAKING TOTAL OF 18.800 KGs IN CASE FIR NO. 45/2020 REGD. AT PS GHAGWAL
#War against drugs:
Samba, 18th May 2020:
Today on 18.05.2020, District Police Samba recovered 10.500 Kgs of more Poppy Starw (Bhukki) making a total of 18.800 Kgs Poppy Straw from arrested drug smuggler in case FIR No. 45/2020 registered at P/S Ghagwal.
On disclosure by accused driver namely Darshan Singh S/o Sukhdev Singh R/O Ghagar, Sarai-Shambhu, Patiala, Punjab, who had been earlier arrested in case FIR No. 45/2020, another consignment of 10.500 Kgs of Poppy Straw was recovered which was concealed in tyre tube of intercepted vehicle (canter) bearing Registration No. PB65AU-0634.
Total recovery made in the instant case is 18.800 Kgs of Poppy Straw which was being smuggled from Kashmir towards Punjab. Investigation into the case is still going on.