NCB nabs one foreign national with heroin worth Rs 26 crores

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Zonal Director of NCB, Mumbai, Sameer Wankhede (Photo/ANI)
Zonal Director of NCB, Mumbai, Sameer Wankhede (Photo/ANI)

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 8 (ANI): The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) officials on Saturday arrested a foreign national with 4 kgs of heroin worth Rs 26 crores.

"NCB officials intercepted a Zambian national, an ex-serviceman of Zambian Army, from Mumbai airport last night with possession of 4 kgs of heroin worth Rs 26 crores", said Sameer Wankhede, Zonal Director, NCB, Mumbai to ANI.

"One NCB official had dressed up as an Air India staffer to nab him. A case has been registered", said Wankhede.

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) Mumbai on May 5 seized 2 kgs of Pseudoephedrine (a stimulant) at Andheri East. According to the NCB, the said quantity of the drug was found concealed in the bottom of nine hot pots. (ANI)