Mumbai: 65-year-old caught with 1,840 bottles of cough syrup in Govandi

Updated: 25 August, 2017 19:49 IST | Agencies | Mumbai

In today's 'khansi khabar', a 65-year-old man was arrested with 1,840 bottles of cough syrups and ganja found in his house in Govandi, Mumbai. Read to know more

Mumbai: 65-year-old caught with 1,840 bottles of cough syrup in Govandi
Representational picture

In today's 'khansi khabar', a 65-year-old man was arrested with 1,840 bottles of cough syrups and ganja found in his house in Govandi.

Acting on a tip-off, the Govandi and Tilak Nagar police raided the house of Rashid Sheikh and found the cough syrup bottles along with 4.78 kg of ganja, valued at Rs 2.27 lakh in total.

"We seized the drugs and arrested Sheikh. He was booked under relevant sections of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act," said a cop.

Sheikh has been remanded in police custody till August 29. The police are trying to find out how Sheikh procured so much cough syrup and whether it was for his own use or for someone else.


Also view - Photos: First look of Lalbaugcha Raja 2017 in Mumbai
Photos: First look of Lalbaugcha Raja 2017 in Mumbai

Trending Video

Watch Video: A tribute to real-life heroes: Mumbai Traffic Police

 

Download the new mid-day android app to get updates on all the latest and trending stories on the go https://goo.gl/8Xlcvr

First Published: 25 August, 2017 19:24 IST

Sign up for all the latest news, top galleries and trending videos from Mid-day.com

Subscribe
loading image
This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK