In a major crackdown on drug menace in Uttarakhand, police on Monday arrested two Indian Army Jawans and one other person with heroin worth more than Rs. 5 crore.
The security agencies are questioning the accused. Further investigation in the matter by the police is also underway.
In the first week if August, 2 men were in Haldwani and heroin worth Rs 2 crore were recovered from them. Working on a tip off, the police arrested them at a check post near Haldwani.
Dehradun: Police arrested two Indian Army jawans &1 other with heroin worth Rs 5 Cr; questioning&investigation by security agencies underway pic.twitter.com/rNwNOlcitr
— ANI (@ANI) September 11, 2017
Police officials are closely monitoring the channels from where the inflow of drugs takes place in the state.
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