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Eight kg of charas recovered in Bihar

Press Trust of India  |  Motihari (Bihar) 

About 8.02 kg of valued at about 1.60 crore was recovered from the motorcycle of an alleged smuggler along the border area in East Champaran district by Sashashtra Seema Bal, an official said today.

Acting on a tip off, a smuggler with the contraband was caught when he crossed into Indian territory by a two-wheeler from near village in East Champaran district last night, SSB Commandant Sonam Chering said.


The arrested man was identified as Jai Kishore Yadav (25), an Indian hailing from Bhawanipur bazaar area under police station of East Champaran district, Chering said.

Eight packets - each carrying a kg of - were recovered from the dicky of the motorcycle of Yadav who was later handed over to police after preliminary inquiry, he added.

The motorcycle was seized.

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First Published: Fri, October 13 2017. 12:42 IST
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