|Early Times Report|
Jammu, Mar 20: Narcotics Control Bureau, Zonal Unit Jammu claimed to have seized 74.5 kilograms of charas from a truck bearing registration number JK02U-9325..
One person namely Shahnawaz Ahmad Kada, age-42 yrs, resident of district Anantnag, Srinagar has been arrested by NCB Team Jammu at Ban Toll Plaza, Nagrota Jammu.
The drug was kept in this truck duly concealed in five travelling bags containing 47 packets. During preliminary investigation arrested person revealed that the drug was originated from Anantnag (Kashmir) and destined to Mumbai.
Further, during follow up action, two persons who are supplier of the drugs namely Ali Mohamad Khan, age-63 yrs, resident of Anantnag and Mohd. Hussain Khan, age-48 yrs, resident of Anantnagar have been apprehended from Jammu Airport by the team of NCB officials.
With the arrest of carriers and supplier alongwith major hauls of drugs & vehicle, nexus of the drug traffickers exposed and foiled their attempts of drug smuggling in the present scenario.