Kolkata, Jun 8 : Five drug peddlers possessing heroin worth Rs 1 lakh have been arrested from southern part of the city at Garden Reach, a day after five students were caught with lethal drugs from Sarat Bose Road, also in south Kolkata, police said today.
Police in the anti-narcotic cell following a tip from five arrested students, raided hideouts at industrial Paharpur area under Garden Reach police station on Friday night and arrested drug peddlers, including Md Parvez and Md Mukkadar Khan and three addicts.
During the raid about 31 grams heroin, worth over Rs 1 lakh in clandestine market.
With latest arrest the anti-narcotic cell so far arrested 13 people in drug related crimes in and around the city in past three days. (UNI)