Three arrested with heroin worth Rs two crore
New Delhi, Sep 14 (PTI) Three persons, including a property dealer, have been arrested in the national capital after two kg heroin worth about Rs two crore in the international market was allegedly seized from them.
Mohd Shahid Ali (40), the property dealer, Mohd Naushad and Naneh Khan (28) were arrested from Wazirabad yesterday following a tip off, Additional Commissioner (Crime) Neeraj Thakur said today.
The arrests came after police received inputs that Ali was allegedly engaged in trafficking of heroin on a large scale.
"It was also learnt that he received drug consignments from Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly in bulk for further supply to retailers in Delhi and western UP," Thakur said.
The three were arrested allegedly with two kg of heroin.
STAFF WRITER 17:15 HRS IST
Looks to translate to approx $410,000 USD