Two drug peddlers held in K'taka capital

Two drug peddlers held in K'taka capital

Agency News

Bengaluru, Feb 5 : CCB Police have nabbed two drug peddlers and seized Rs 40 lakh worth of 4,500 gram Hashish oil and 22 kg Ganja during a raid conducted on their hideout in the city last night, police said on Wednesday.

Police said that the arrested were identified as Sinto Thomas, Padichira Village, Wayanad District, Kerala and Thajuddin Talat of Kulangare House, Peta post, Thiruvananthapuram District, kerala. Preliminary investigation has revealed that the duo were purchasing Hashish Oil from a person in Andhra Pradesh and after packing it in branded Coconut Oil can, after emptying it, and they were selling it at Rs 3,000 per bottle.

Police have also recovered 650 empty cans and one weighing machine. Ramamurthy Nagar Police have registered a case and are investigating. (UNI)