A 65-year-old man from Rajasthan has been arrested in Mumbai with heroin value Rs 3 crore by the Anti-Narcotics Cell (ANC), a police official stated right now. The accused, recognized as Pyare Amanulla Khan, is a local of Rajasthan’s Pratapgarh.
Khan was arrested by the Mumbai Police’s ANC on Saturday, he stated.
The ANC intercepted the person after receiving a tip-off that medication in massive portions are being provided in Mumbai from Rajasthan by way of rail and highway routes.
Acting on the knowledge, an ANC crew laid a lure in suburban Borivali and caught the person with a kilogram of heroin when he got here to ship the drug, the official stated.
Khan was arrested beneath related sections of the NDPS Act and produced earlier than a court docket, which remanded him to police custody until January 19, he added.