Drug Haven: Heroin worth Rs 30 crore from Ludhiana

Heroin in Punjab

: Directorate of revenue intelligence (DRI), Ludhiana has seized 6 Kgs of worth Rs 30 crore from a transport carrier near Ladowal on Friday morning. Teams of the department led by additional director general, Naveen K Jain apprehended accused named Makhan Singh, resident of .


Naveen was travelling in the truck, carrying sweet potatoes, bound for Amritsar which was coming from New Delhi. The department is also investigating for whom the consignment was meant for and whether the accused belongs to any organised gang of smugglers.