Jalandhar January 10 (Ravi Kumar)- On the directions issued by Sh. Naunihal Singh, IPS, Inspector General of Police, Jalandhar Range, Jalandhar, Sh. Navjot Singh Mahal, PPS, Senior Superintendent of Police, Jalandhar (Rural) and on the guidelines issued by Sh. Balkar Singh, PPS, SP/Investigation and Sh. Lakhvir Singh, PPS, DSP/Investigation and Sh. Parminder Singh, PPS, DSP/Sub-Division Nakodar, a special drive has been launched against narcotic smugglers and anti social elements. The Jalandhar police received a major success when Inspr. Harinder Singh In-charge, C.I.A. Staff-I, Jalandhar (Rural) alongwith police party arrested one narcotic smuggler belonging to Mizoram State and recovered 03 KG 70 GM of heroin from him.
While addressing the press conference, Sh. Navjot Singh Mahal, PPS, SSP/Jalandhar (Rural) intimated that while Inspr. Harinder Singh In-charge, C.I.A. Staff-I, Jalandhar (Rural) alongwith police party conducted special nakabandi near Adda Kang Sahbu falling in the area of jurisdiction of PS Sadar Nakodar, SI Surjit alongwith police party came there and started conducting checking of vehicles and suspected persons. At about 08:00 PM, one person boarded off from a private bus, who was carrying a Kit-bag on his shoulders and hurried towards Village Uggi. Inspr. Harinder Singh In-charge, C.I.A. Staff-I, Jalandhar (Rural) alongwith police party apprehended him, who revealed his identity as ABRAHAM LALRINNGHETA S/O H.P LALREMMAWIA R/O D-138/C KHUANGCHERA SECTION RAMHLUN NORTH NEAR PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH AIZAWL MIZORAM. As per consent of the apprehended person, the personal search of the bag being carried by him was conducted in the presence of Sh. Parminder Singh, PPS, Dy. Supdt. of Police, Sub-Division Shahkot, which led to recovery of a plastic bag containing 03 KG 70 GM of heroin. In this regard case FIR No. 01 dated 09-01-2019 u/s 21 NDPS Act was registered in PS Sadar Nakodar and a deep probe into the matter is being conducted.
Recovery effected
Heroin : 03 KG 70 GM
During the preliminary investigation the accused revealed that by profession he is Taxi driver in Aizawal, Mizoram and there came in contact with a lady namely Pachuau Ngat @ Nui. She became her regular customer and started smuggling of heroin. He brought this consignment of heroin from Delhi and was directed to deliver the same in the area of Jalandhar. He was further directed to board off from the bus at Kang Sahbu and make a call and deliver the parcel.
During the year 2019, a total of 5 KG 155 GM of heroin has been recovered. Moreover, from 13-07-2018 till now, a total of 15 KG 525 GM of heroin has been recovered from foreign as well as Indian nationalists. In majority of cases, the heroin is being smuggled from Delhi to Punjab.

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