Three persons arrested in Kathua with 57Kg poppy
Jammu: Three suspected drug smugglers were arrested and around 57 kg poppy was seized in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district on Tuesday, officials said.
A police team intercepted a car at Rajbagh area in the district and seized 5 kg of the contraband, they said.
Two smugglers — Gurcharan Singh and Sunil Kumar — travelling in the car were arrested and on their information the police raided Manpreet Singh’s house in Ramnagar, they said.
The police seized 52 kg poppy from Manpreet’s residence.
A case has been registered against the three, they said.