Opium worth Rs 1.4 cr seized, 3 held – Press Trust of India

21:18 HRS IST

Kishanganj (Bihar), May 10 (PTI) Security personnel
today seized 4.2 kg of opium valued at Rs 1.40 crore after
arresting three persons from Kochadhaman police station area
of Bihar’s Kishanganj district.

A joint team of Sashashtra Seema Bal (SSB) and police
arrested the smugglers when they were going to Nepal via
Kishanganj to sell the opium, SSB’s 12th battalion Deputy
Commandant Kumar Sundaram said.

The drug was brought from Malda district of West
Bengal, he said adding that two of the three smugglers hailed
from West Bengal while the third one was from Kishanganj.

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