Gang of drug-peddlers busted, drugs worth Rs 1.15 cr seized

(EDS: RPT after changing headline) Bengaluru, Dec 16 (PTI): An inter-state gang of drug- peddlers has been arrested and contraband worth Rs 1.15 crore seized, police said here on Wednesday.

The four-member gang had stockpiled the consignment to sell it during the new year celebrations when the sleuths of the Central Crime Branch raided their house, they said.

Tirupal Reddy (32) and Ejaz Pasha (45), both residents of Bengaluru, and Kamalesan (31) and Sathish Kumar (27), both belonging to Krishnagiri in Tamil Nadu, were the arrested, the police said. PTI GMS NVG NVG