The accused were about to send the drug to South Africa, police said.
The accused were held when they were heading for the office of a courier companyto dispatch the consignment.
Additional Commissioner of Police Manoj Kumar Sharma said the accused concealed narcotic drugs in rings and pipes of curtains. These drug-loaded consignments of curtains would be then sent abroad through courier companies.
The police were probing whether courier company officials were aware of this racket, Sharma added.
The accused were booked under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act. A local court remanded them in seven-day police custody.
A police official said that Pokhogo was already facing a drug case in neighbouring Thane, while Ires, the Brazilian national, had come out of prison recently after serving a jail term in an NDPS case.
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