4-day police custody for drug peddler
Amritsar, January 24
A neighborhood court docket immediately remanded drug peddler Sonu Masih, a resident of Khanwal village, in four-day police custody.
On Monday, the Particular Process drive (STF) had nabbed Masih following an alternate of fireplace in Ajnala. The STF had seized 1.1 kg of heroin, in addition to a pistol and 4 bullets from his possession. His two aides reportedly managed to flee after their automobile veered off the street into the fields.
Sources stated the STF discovered Masih’s hyperlinks with Pakistan-based smugglers and he used to provide the contraband in several elements of the state.
The police stated Masih’s father was the sarpanch of Khanwal village and had severed all relations with him after he was nabbed with medication in 2019.
Masih had procured bail from the Punjab and Haryana Excessive Courtroom on the pretext of therapy of his spouse.