Chandigarh,  October 11,  2017-Narcotics Control Bureau, Sub Zone Amritsar under the supervision of Sh Sachin Gularya, Superintendent, NCB Amritsar have seized three Kg CHARASH/HASHIS and arrested four interstate drug smugglers. NCB has been getting information about the smuggling of Charas from Himachal Pradesh to Amritsar since last few weeks. Now, the information was developed by the NCB under the supervision of Dr. Kaustubh Sharma, Zonal Director and laid a naka on kathunangal toll barrier in early hours yesterday. During naka a Maruti Alto car was intercepted at naka from which three Kg of Charas was recovered. The same was being transported from Chamba, Himachal Pradesh to Amritsar by three drug smugglers. On preliminary questioning , all the three disclosed that they were going to deliver the contraband to a person in Amritsar. Immediate steps were taken and consequently the link person (consignee) was nabbed from Walah Mandi, Amritsar, who was waiting there for receiving the consignment of Charas. With apprehension of these four smugglers, the Narcotics Control Bureau has busted the interstate drug syndicate.

A Crime case has been registered under NDPS Act by the NCB into the incident against all the four drug smugglers.