8 held with 130 kg of marijuana in Hyderabad

According to official sources, all the eight were from the Dhoolpet area in Mangalhat.

By Author  |  Published: 16th May 2019  1:04 am

Hyderabad: In a major seizure, the Cyberabad Police Special Operations Team (SOT) along with the Rajendranagar police nabbed eight persons, including two women, and seized 130 kg of marijuana and Rs 5 lakh from them at Aramgarh here on Wednesday. A car was also seized from them.

According to official sources, all the eight were from the Dhoolpet area in Mangalhat and were transporting marijuana from the agency area in Visakhapatnam of Andhra Pradesh to Hyderabad for selling it to customers and other drug peddlers here. Acting on a tip-off, the team intercepted the car in which the narcotic substance was being transported and caught the gang.
The Rajendranagar police are likely to announce the arrest on Thursday.