22-yr-old held with drugs in Calangute



CALANGUTE: Calangute police have arrested Sunil Kumar, 22, a native of Himachal Pradesh, allegedly with narcotic drugs worth Rs 1.95 lakh. He was nabbed near a hotel in Calangute following a tip-off that a person would come at the spot to deliver a drug packet.

The police waited near the hotel and upon noticing the suspect they apprehended him. On his person, the police allegedly found charas worth Rs 1,40,000 and ganja worth Rs 55,000, the police said.

Calangute police have registered the offence under Sections 20(b)(ii)(A) of NDPS Act. The alleged accused works as a cook in a restaurant at Gauravado, Calangute. The raid went on from midnight to early morning. According to police, the accused had procured the drugs from Himachal Pradesh.