Assam Police arrest 441 peddlers


Guwahati: As a major a part of newly appointed Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma’s clarion call on ‘War On Drugs’, Assam police have arrested 441 persons and seized a enormous amount of unlawful substances from May 10 to May 31, 2021.

A complete of 264 cases have been registered under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act.

Following which around 441 persons have been arrested in quite a lot of drug peddling cases.

Meantime, Special DG Assam Police, GP Singh appreciated the move and claimed it to be a dream come true moment for Assam police’s drive against drugs menace.

Taking to Twitter, SP-DGP, GP Singh said, “It’s nearly like a dream come true.”

Here are the seizure details:

Heroin : 6.5799 kg

Ganja:    5785.846 kg

Tablet:    92366 nos

Codeine Based Cough Syrup: 11681 bottles

Morphine: 20 gm

Opium: 426 gm

Cash: Rs 17,11,130

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The Bodoland/ Assam / India / International


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