3 Abohar youths die of drug ‘overdose’ in 7 days
Abohar, Might 12
Three deaths reportedly resulting from drug “overdose” up to now one week in Abohar have dented the AAP authorities’s resolve to curb the menace.
The Congress and BJP slammed the AAP for its failure to maintain tabs on drug mafia.
Dhanpat Siyag of the BJP stated, “The latest deaths are unprecedented.” Sushil Siyag of the Congress stated drug menace could possibly be managed after ending political affect.
Performing on the grievance of Amarjit Singh, brother of deceased Sukhdev Singh of Himmatpura village, the police have registered a case towards Rakesh Kumar, Manoj Kumar and Kulwant Singh below Sections 304 and 34 of the IPC. One of many accused is the husband of a sarpanch.
It’s alleged that Rakesh and Manoj took Sukhdev to the home of Kulwant at Dhani Baloch Kera. Sukhdev’s situation worsened resulting from “overdose” of “chitta”. On his strategy to a Group Well being Centre, Sukhdev died. On Might 9, a youth reportedly died after consuming heroin at Seed Farm colony. Sources stated 21-year-old son of Satnam Singh had additionally died a day in the past in Dhani Kadaka Singh allegedly resulting from drug “overdose”. — OC
6 peddlers nabbed
- Cops recovered 10 kg of poppy husk, 1,280 intoxicating drugs and Rs 1 lakh from Bhupinder, Manjit and Sukhdev
- In one other case, 15 kg of poppy husk was recovered from a truck driver Gurjant Singh of Zira district
- A complete of 116-gm heroin was seized from Jasbir Singh of Panniwala and Glad Singh of Chak 6-P village