Drug dealer arrested

Published: 09 November, 2011 06:57 IST | Mid DAY Correspondent |

Police also seized 2.2 kg of heroin

Police also seized 2.2 kg of heroin

Delhi police arrested a person, identified as Ram Gopal (32), a resident of Mandsaur district in Madhya Pradesh, for trafficking of heroin, on Monday. They also recovered 2.2kg of fine quality heroin worth Rs 2.20 crore in the international market.

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According to the police, they got information that Ram would be coming to north Delhi to deliver a consignment to a contact. "Accordingly, a trap was laid and he was apprehended," said a senior police official.

Police have registered a case under appropriate Sections of NDPS Act. During sustained interrogation, Ram confessed to his crime. "He revealed he supplied heroin in the Capital and was involved in the business for the last 10-12 years. He has never been arrested earlier. We will try to nab his associates as well," said DCP (Crime and Railways) Ashok Chand.

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