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Opium worth over Rs 2cr seized in Rajasthan

Press Trust of India  |  Jaipur 

Two people were arrested in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh district on Monday after 26.55 quintal opium, worth of Rs 2.5 crore, was found in their possession, police said.

Acting on a tip-off, a police team raided a house in Ummedpura village under the Badi Sadri police station area and recovered the opium and Rs 50,550 cash, an Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) official said.

The accused have been arrested and charged under the Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, police said.

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First Published: Mon, April 22 2019. 18:20 IST