Police arrest drug peddler, seize huge amount of opium

At least one kg of opium was seized by the police in Punjab's Ludhiana on Tuesday. The police arrested drug peddler with opium under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) act. An interrogation is underway. In a similar incident which took place in Guwahati, police arrested a person with 50 kg of opium wrapped in black packet.