Up to date: October 25, 2020 8:26:33 pm
THE NARCOTICS Management Bureau (NCB) on Sunday registered two circumstances by which six folks have been positioned underneath arrest underneath sections of the Narcotic Medicine and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act. These arrested embody a TV actress and a Tanzanian nationwide.
In keeping with the police, performing on data acquired, a group of Mumbai Zonal Unit apprehended two individuals at Machhimar colony, Versova on Saturday round 7pm. An NCB official mentioned, “The group succeeded in affecting a seizure of 99 grams of ganja from their possession.”
An NCB official mentioned after due interrogation and recording confessions, the provider Faisal (20), and Preetika Chauhan, (30), receiver, have been arrested and produced earlier than the courtroom. Chauhan has labored in a number of TV serials, like Maa Vaishnodevi.
Throughout interrogation, it was revealed that the seized ganja was sourced from one Deepak Rathaur, additionally a Versova resident. An official mentioned that Rathaur has been arrested earlier too by the Mumbai Anti-Narcotics Cell for allegedly supplying medicine.
In a separate case, an official mentioned, primarily based on particular data acquired on October 23, an NCB Mumbai group seized 4 grams of cocaine at Mohammad Ali Highway in south Mumbai and arrested one Bruno John Ngwale, a Tanzanian nationwide. The arrest was made on Saturday.
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Through the course of investigation, a follow-up group seized 4.40 gram of Ecstasy and 1.88 gram of MDMA (complete 6.28 grams) at Versova, Andheri, and arrested one Rohit Rent on Saturday.
Additional following up on this, one other group of NCB Mumbai seized 325 grams ganja, 32 gram Charas and 05 grams methamphetamine from a car together with seizure of Rs. 12,990. “We arrested one particular person in reference to this case,” an official mentioned.
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