Siliguri Three smugglers with a large consignment of cannabis have been arrested in Siliguri. Police of Ashighar post of Bhaktinagar police station arrested the three from Siliguri’s Eastern Bypass in the early hours of Saturday.
They also have a driver. More than one quintal of cannabis has been recovered from them. The captured smugglers have been identified as Ramakrishna Bhowmik and Maminur Ali Coochbehar residents, while Vijay Mandal is a resident of Siliguri.
According to sources in the Ashighar outpost police, his team was informed of bringing a large consignment of Ganja in a pick-up van. The police team then conducted an operation near the Eastern Bypass in Siliguri.
During the operation, police recovered 106 kg 500 grams of hemp from a pickup van. After which the police arrested three people including the pickup van.