Five held with over 1106 kg poppy husk in Haryana

Five held with over 1106 kg poppy husk in Haryana

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Chandigarh, May 27 : Haryana police has foiled an attempt to push a big drug consignment into the state from Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan and seized a total of 1106 kg 340 gram poppy husk (doda/chura post) concealed in trucks from Kaithal and Panchkula districts and arrested five persons in this connection.

Stating this here on Wednesday, a Haryana Police spokesperson informed that drug peddlers had made deadly preparations to push the people of the state into drug addiction, but our brave police teams had dented their nefarious intentions with the seizure of huge consignment of narcotic substance. In the first incident, a STF team while conducting checking at a naka near Titram mor, Kaithal had intercepted a truck bearing Haryana registration number and seized 876 kg poppy husk (including 760 kg doda post and 116 kg chura post) concealed under 41 plastic bags of Lemon. MORE (UNI)