Karnal: A joint crew of the Particular Job Drive and the Anti-Narcotics’ Cell arrested a person with 18.5-kg opium from a residential township on the outskirts of the town.
The accused — Amritpal of Kabulpurkhera village — has been despatched to 10-day police remand. His confederate Balbir Singh of Kaitha’s Pundri fled the spot. The accused revealed he and Balbir had bought the opium from Jharkhand for provide in Haryana and Punjab. — TPR