News Karnataka
Monday, April 22 2024
Cricket
India

Mumbai police detain Nigerian nationals for drug peddling

Photo Credit :

Mumbai: Fourteen Nigerian nationals were arrested for drug peddling in Mumbai’s Chinchpokli area, during raids conducted Byculla police on Friday, December 28.

During the operation the accused even opened fire at the police.

According to the police some of them had illegally entered India from Bangladesh. “They were into drug peddling and were hiding near Mira Road in neighbouring Thane district,” said Senior Inspector Dinesh Kadam of Byculla police station.

Contraband worth Rs 21 lakh, a 32 bore pistol and Rs 41,000 in cash was seized from them. The seized drugs included 550 grams of MD (a common recreational drug), 110 grams of brown sugar and 55 grams of cocaine.

Share this:
MANY DROPS MAKE AN OCEAN
Support NewsKarnataka's quality independent journalism with a small contribution.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

To get the latest news on WhatsApp