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Man arrested with heroin worth Rs 1.5 crore

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

A 40-year-old man has been arrested with 600 grams of heroin, worth Rs 1.5 crore in the international market, police said Monday.

The accused was identified as alias Nazir Ali, a resident of in Kirari Suleman Nagar, they added.

On November 22, police received information that one was bringing a big consignment of to Later, a trap was laid and was arrested, of said.

During interrogation, Toni disclosed that he had procured the recovered contraband from one Sandeep.

Sandeep was previously arrested in another case under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act in 2016 and he is absconding, Singla said.

In total 138 match boxes were recovered from Toni's house, each box contained a piece of silver foil which is used for consuming heroin, he said, adding that 600 grams of fine quality worth Rs 1.5 crore was recovered, he added.

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First Published: Mon, December 03 2018. 21:30 IST