3 nabbed with opium
Sirsa, July 7
The police today claimed to have nabbed three drug smugglers in two separate incidents at Dabwali and seized 1.35 kg of opium from them.
SP Satinder Kumar Gupta said three youths who were coming from the Sangaria area of Rajasthan on two motorcycles were signalled to stop at Dabwali last night. While one of the youths managed to escape on a motorcycle, two others were caught.
On search, it was found that they were carrying 1 kg opium opium.
He said the youths who had been caught were Dharampal and Harbhajan Singh while the one who managed to escape had been identified as Sandeep.
He said in another incident, the police had seized 350 gm of opium from a man walking on a street at Dabwali. The man had been identified as Jasmail.
Cases under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act had been registered against all, the SP added.