Haryana Police have arrested three persons for allegedly possessing 71.6 gram heroin in three separate cases in district Sirsa.

August 10, 2018
  • Chandigarh, August 9– Haryana Police have arrested three persons for allegedly possessing 71.6 gram heroin in three separate cases in district Sirsa.
  •             While stating this here today, a spokesman of Police Department said that the accused have been identified as Gopal, a resident of Bhadra Bazar, Kath Mandi, Sirsa, Om Parkash of J.J. Colony Sirsa and Karan Singh, a native of village Pipli, Sirsa. While 50 gram heroin was recovered from Gopal, Om Parkash and third accused Karan Singh were nabbed with 11.6 gram and 10 gram heroin respectively.
  •             He said Police have also enquired about the name of supplier. Based on this, a case under NDPS Act has been registered against the above three accused as well as six others. All three accused would be taken on remand by producing them in the court. Efforts were on to arrest the other accused involved in these cases. Stern action would be taken after identifying the other persons involved in this racket of heroin smuggling, he added. 
  •             Meanwhile, Director General of Police Mr B.S. Sandhu lauded the efforts being made by Sirsa Police against those involved in drug peddling activities. It may be mentioned here that a crackdown was launched against smuggling of narcotics in the district, especially in the areas bordering Rajasthan and Punjab.