Press Reporter News Service
Gurdaspur, Could 2
The son of former Cupboard minister Sucha Singh Langah was amongst a bunch of 5 individuals arrested by the Gurdaspur police for possessing heroin right now. Langah, nonetheless, claimed his son Parkash Singh Langah was being victimised on the behest of the ruling Congress.
Langah claimed the police have been appearing beneath the affect of some Congress politicians. This allegation was denied by senior officers who mentioned Langah’s son was caught red-handed whereas possessing and consuming heroin.
SSP Nanak Singh mentioned all 5 had been booked beneath the Narcotic Medication and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act and recoveries of narcotics had been made.
“They are going to be produced earlier than the Justice of the Peace tomorrow. All 5 — Aditya Mahajan, Kunal Kumar, Sudhir Singh, Rajesh Kumar and Parkash Singh Langah — have been discovered consuming medicine at a non-public residence in Dhariwal. A case beneath the NDPS Act has been registered on the Dhariwal police station. I’ve fashioned a crew of officers who’re investigating the case,” mentioned the SSP.
The case has been registered on a criticism filed by ASI Gurbachan Singh.
Langah, who’s within the strategy of in search of an apology from the Akal Takht, the best temporal seat of the Sikhs, owns a home in Dhariwal. Nevertheless, the group was not arrested from his home and was nabbed by the police from one other locality. Officers mentioned the police had acted on a tip-off.
A senior officer mentioned: “We had these individuals beneath scanner for the previous few days. Right now, we had concrete data that they have been partying in a home in Dhariwal following which we carried out a raid.”