Left Menu
Development News Edition

Haryana Police seizes 193 kg of 'doda post' in Sirsa, one arrested

In an anti-narcotic drive, the Haryana Police on Saturday arrested one person for alleged drug peddling in Sirsa and seized around 193 kg of 'doda post' (poppy husk) from his possession.


Haryana Police seizes 193 kg of 'doda post' in Sirsa, one arrested
Haryana Police with the arrested individual in Sirsa district on Saturday.. Image Credit: ANI

In an anti-narcotic drive, the Haryana Police on Saturday arrested one person for alleged drug peddling in Sirsa and seized around 193 kg of 'doda post' (poppy husk) from his possession. According to a release, the accused has been identified as Ashok Kumar, a resident of Ellenabad.

A CIA team, which was present near Ellenabad in Sirsa district during a patrolling and checking drive, had nabbed the accused. A spokesperson of the Haryana Police said that after receiving information from secret sources, a police team along with the Block Development and Panchayat Officer of Ellenabad and the Deputy Superintendent of Police of Kalanwali had conducted a raid at a house.

During the raid, the team found a huge number of 'doda post' hidden in the house. The value of the seized 'doda post' has been estimated to be around Rs 19 lakh, which was intended to be supplied in Ellenabad and Rania.

The police have also registered a case against two people at the Ellenabad police station under the provisions of the Narcotics, Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act. (ANI)

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

Download The Devdiscourse News App for Latest News.


TRENDING

OPINION/BLOG/INTERVIEW

Top 10 Fake News, Myths and Realities on 2019 Novel Coronavirus COVID 19

With nearly 1500 deaths by January 14 and around 65,000 infections in China, the Novel Coronavirus 2019 has become one of the worst health epidemics of the 21st Century. However, 8,573 people have been cured but the rumor mongers are a...

Handling fake news Infodemic in time of Coronavirus epidemic

Social media has provided a platform where everybody can disseminate his her views without any supervision. Its excellent if the message is genuine but misinformation is equally disastrous. Health is such a topic where every Tom and Harry c...

Sentiment Analysis on Budget 2020: Long shot for solution to economic worries?

Industries and individuals alike had high expectations from the government to take tangible steps but the budget 2020 seems to have failed expectations....

How can technology help the future of mobility?

More than a billion people or one-third of the global rural population lacked access to all-season roads and transport services in 2016, subsequently hindering the socio-economic development....

Videos

Latest News

ANALYSIS-Coronavirus could be knockout blow for Hong Kong's once-thriving tourism, retail sectors

Tom Bennells olive oil distribution business took a heavy beating during months of pro-democracy protests that emptied Hong Kong hotels and restaurants, his major customers. Now he fears a knockout blow as the city fights the coronavirus.Th...

Mangiapane notches hat trick as Flames top Ducks

Andrew Mangiapane had three goals and an assist to help the Calgary Flames rally from a two-goal deficit in the third period and win 6-4 against the visiting Anaheim Ducks on Monday afternoon. Matthew Tkachuk had a goal and an assist, Sam B...

Panthers’ Bobrovsky beats Sharks to end slump

Sergei Bobrovsky, who had gone winless in his previous five starts, made 29 saves, leading the Florida Panthers to a 5-3 victory over the host San Jose Sharks on Monday afternoon. Bobrovsky, who missed Floridas previous game due to the flu,...

Redskins TE Reed still dealing with August concussion

Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed is still in concussion protocol six months after receiving a blow to the head, new coach Ron Rivera told reporters on Monday. Reed was injured on Aug. 22 in Washingtons third preseason game when he ...

Give Feedback