Monday, July 16, 2018

Heroin, gold seized in Amritsar

Attari (Amritsar): Customs officials seized about Rs 3.75 crore worth of drugs and gold worth Rs 36 lakh, a senior officer said today.

According to Customs Commissioner Amritsar, Dipak Kumar Gupta, over 700 grams of heroin– divided into three packets of 294.4 grams, 300.4 grams and 306 grams– was recovered yesterday at the Attari Railway Station during routine checking.

The consignment was concealed along with the packing material in the cavities of two wagons of a goods train, the official said, adding that some brown coloured suspected to be hashish was also recovered from the train.