Hardoi. During checking, Kachhauna Police of Hardoi, UP, arrested three people riding a bike and recovered 20 kg of ganja from their possession. This ganja was brought from Kannauj, Rae Bareli and Orissa and sold in Hardoi. The value of the ganja seized by the police is around Rs 3 lakh. At the same time, the police has sent all the three accused to jail.
Giving information about this matter, Hardoi Superintendent of Police Rajesh Dwivedi said that a few days back Sursa police had arrested the ganja smugglers. At the same time, a team was deployed under the leadership of Additional Superintendent of Police (East) Anil Yadav and CO Bagholi Vikas Jaiswal against ganja smuggling in the district. Meanwhile, during checking, Kachhauna police saw three people coming on a bike on Kamipur road. Seeing the police, these three started running back and then the police got suspicious and the police ran and caught these people. During this investigation, about 20 kg of ganja has been recovered from all three, which was in 3 sacks.
Drug business was going on like this
According to SP Rajesh Dwivedi, these people used to bring ganja from other districts and sell it in Hardoi. Along with this, it was also told that the ganja was smuggled by the drivers of the trucks coming from Orissa and these people buy and sell them at a higher price from them. During interrogation, these people have given their names as Vibhav Singh alias Bimmu resident Tilak Nagar, Anil Kumar Singh resident of Ambedkar Nagar and Ankit resident Basant Singh Market Kachhona. It has also been learned that these people used to bring ganja from Kannauj and Rae Bareli as well. At the same time, the police have also recovered a bike including ganja. Apart from this, she has started investigating after registering a case, so that the wires of these people are related to whom and who is involved in it. According to the police, these people were doing ganja smuggling work for a long time.
FIRST PUBLISHED : May 05, 2022, 19:14 IST