Siliguri, 15th March: Acting on a specific intel, the Special Operation Group of Siliguri Police Commisionerate with the assistance of Bhaktinagar Police apprehended two accused persons namely Md Yakub Khan of Imamjagir, Malda, and Kajol Sha of Biswas Colony, Matigara near 3rd Mahanada Bridge.
Upon searching, one black color polythene bag containing 980 grams of brown sugar worth Rs 1 crore 96 lakhs was recovered from their joint possession. Both the accused persons have been arrested and taken into custody.
A specific case under the relevant sections of the NDPS Act has been initiated at Bhaktinagar Police station. An investigation has been launched into the incident.