5 males allegedly linked to an even bigger narcotics supplying group in Delhi-NCR have been arrested in Noida on Saturday after over four kg of contraband price Rs 27 lakh was seized from them, police mentioned.
The arrested males have been concerned in provide of medication in Noida in addition to some posh areas of the nationwide capital and operated through cellphone and on-line communication, the police mentioned.
“There was unlawful use of narcotics within the Delhi-NCR area. We had bought a tip-off relating to these males and their hyperlink to a bigger community of unlawful narcotics commerce within the area,” Extra Deputy Commissioner of Police, Noida, Ranvijay Singh mentioned.
“The police have seized four.5 kg of high-quality narcotic substance from them. It is an costly selection and the seized contraband is estimated to be price Rs 27 lakh,” Singh mentioned.
Posh areas of nationwide capital Delhi and academic establishments have been chief goal areas of the accused, the officer mentioned, citing preliminary investigation.
“Now we have gathered some particulars relating to their hyperlink and the group. Efforts will probably be made to bust all the racket and arrest all these concerned in it,” Singh mentioned.
The arrested males have been recognized as Himanshu Pawar, Rohit Singh, Aman Shrivastava, Vishal Tiwari, all residents of Noida, and Prince, a resident of Delhi, the police mentioned.
The police have additionally impounded a Delhi-registered Maruti Swift automobile utilized by them.
An FIR has been lodged in opposition to them on the Sector 20 police station beneath provisions of the Narcotic Medication and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, and additional proceedings are underway, the police added.
(Aside from the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV workers and is revealed from a syndicated feed.)