The Pradhanagar police arrested three people along with banned cough syrup in Samar Nagar, Badatalla last night. The accused have been identified as Shribbash Karmakar, Raju Jaiswal and Ravi Singh.
On Monday, the three were presented in the Siliguri court. According to information received from the police sources, they had received news from secret sources that an illegal trade of narcotics was taking place, in the basis of which a campaign was conducted in Samar Nagar, located at 46 number ward of Siliguri Municipal Corporation on Sunday night. A large amount of intoxicating tablets were also recovered from the accused along with 230 bottles of cough syrup under the campaign. All the 3 arrested accused are residents of Ward number 46.