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3 peddlers wanted in heroin haul in Mumbai, nabbed in Punjab | India News

3 peddlers needed in heroin haul in Mumbai, nabbed in Punjab | Information

New Delhi: The Punjab Police arrested three high-profile smugglers needed in reference to a 72.5 kg heroin haul from Nhava Sheva Port in Mumbai on Thursday, marking a major breakthrough within the ongoing battle on drug smugglers and peddlers in Punjab on the request of Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann. The peddlers had been apprehended within the Gurdaspur district, stated Punjab Director Normal of Police (DGP) Gaurav Yadav on Thursday. The contraband, which was hidden within the door border of the container containing white marble tiles, was found by a staff of Punjab Cops in July of this yr, in accordance with a authorities launch, which additionally said that the container was imported by a Delhi-based importer.

Gurwinder Singh alias Mehak (27) of Pandori in Amritsar, Gursewak Singh alias Sewak (25) of Bhikhiwind in Tarn Taran, and Manjit Singh alias Soni (34) of Mahwa in Amritsar had been arrested. The trio was actively concerned in high-level trans-border and inter-state drug smuggling in Punjab, in accordance with DGP Yadav, who added that on Wednesday night, Gurdaspur Police launched a particular operation and arrested the accused after intercepting an SUV Mahindra Thar (PB46AH0003) on the Amritsar-Jammu Freeway within the Dhariwal space of Gurdaspur. In the course of the car search, the police staff additionally found a revolver and 6 dwell cartridges of 9mm and 6 dwell cartridges of.32 bore.

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Beforehand, the Mumbai ATS had apprehended Harsimran Sethi from Delhi, who had ordered the cargo, in addition to his aide, Mohinder Singh Rathore, who was working as a clearing agent. In the course of the investigation, Mumbai ATS nominated Gurwinder, Gursewak, and Manjit as recipients of the container, in accordance with the DGP. Additionally they travelled to Delhi to clear the cargo. Gurwinder Singh and Manjit had been additionally needed by the Amritsar Rural Police in an tried homicide case during which they fired on a police celebration within the Amritsar Rural district in October 2020, in accordance with SSP Gurdaspur Deepak Hilori.

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(With ANI inputs)

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