The Samrala police on Monday, September 3, arrested a Nigerian inter-state drug provider and recovered 2 kg of heroin, 15 gm of cocaine and 18 gm of “Ice” drug from his possession.
The accused recognized as Emeka Ekechi Okalia, resides at Ramapark Gali No. 2, Home No. 59, New Delhi.
Khanna SSP Dhruv Dahiya mentioned a police social gathering stopped an individual who was coming from Neelon bus stand aspect on foot, at Neelon Bridge.
The police recovered two purses from his bag. One of many purse contained a packet of 2-kg heroin whereas the opposite had 15-gm cocaine and 18-gm “Ice” drug.
A case beneath Part 21/61/85 of the NDPS Act was registered towards him and he was arrested on the spot.
The SSP mentioned the Nigerian nationwide had introduced this consignment from Delhi. He mentioned smugglers had been now taking various routes to flee the police.
In response to preliminary investigation, the accused had come to Delhi in 2008 and had stayed there until 2016. He went to Nigeria in 2016 and once more got here again to Delhi in 2016.
The SSP admitted that there have been provide routes and chains of drug suppliers in the state and the police had been attempting to interrupt them by arresting main suppliers.
Emeka is the fifth Nigerian nationwide arrested by the Khanna police in the previous one yr and the second in the final three days.