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Main accused arrested in 16.75 kg charas seizure case

Two days after the Gujarat Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS) seized 16.75 kg of hashish (charas) from a vehicle in Palanpur of Banaskantha and arrested two persons in the case, the main accused who had ordered the narcotics from Punjab was held in Ahmedabad on Thursday. According to ATS officials, 34-year-old Imran Mallick, a resident of Rahim Nagar in Narol of Ahmedabad, was arrested on Thursday for allegedly ordering a consignment of the narcotics which was procured from Ludhiana in Punjab.

On Tuesday, a team of ATS had intercepted a car outside Mahakaal Hotel at Malana village near Palanpur toll plaza in Banaskantha and arrested Fahim Beg (31), a taxi driver from Mahim West in Mumbai, and Samir Shaikh (27), a resident of Aurangabad in Maharashtra.

News source ~ Indian Express