Indore: DRI records largest-ever cannabis seizure of 3,092 kg, 3 arrested

By ANI | Published: May 31, 2021 08:57 PM2021-05-31T20:57:29+5:302021-05-31T21:05:02+5:30

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence's (DRI) Indore Zonal Unit (IZU) has recorded its highest-ever seizure of cannabis - 3,092 kilograms worth about Rs 6.19 crores.

Indore: DRI records largest-ever cannabis seizure of 3,092 kg, 3 arrested | Indore: DRI records largest-ever cannabis seizure of 3,092 kg, 3 arrested

Indore: DRI records largest-ever cannabis seizure of 3,092 kg, 3 arrested

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The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence's (DRI) Indore Zonal Unit (IZU) has recorded its highest-ever seizure of cannabis - 3,092 kilograms worth about Rs 6.19 crores.

Three people were arrested in the case on Sunday.

As per an official statement, the DRI gathered specific intelligence that the accused would transport a huge quantity of cannabis (ganja) concealed in a truck with cover cargo as mangoes.

Accordingly, surveillance was mounted for the suspected vehicle and officers of DRI Units of Bhopal and Indore intercepted it. Packets containing ganja (cannabis) weighing a total of 3,092 were recovered and seized.

All three persons have been arrested under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, and produced before NDPS Court in Bhopal.

Further investigation is in progress in the case.

( With inputs from ANI )

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