Assam: Four drug peddlers arrested in Dibrugarh; brown sugar worth Rs 8 lakh seized

Tuesday, 23 Feb, 10.48 pm

Dibrugarh Police on Tuesday arrested four drug peddlers from different locations in Dibrugarh and seized 85 grams of brown sugar from their possession.

The drug peddlers have been identified as Sarat Saikia, Udipto Bora, Niki Saikia and Tutu Ali.

Police also seized a Zen car bearing registration no (AS01M 0178) in this connection.

Dibrugarh superintendent of police Prateek Thube said, "After getting specific information about the drug peddlers, Dibrugarh Police launched an operation, led by officer-in-charge of Dibrugarh police station Rajib Saikia, TSI Arjun Singh and Gabarupothar in-charge Anupam Gowala."

"During the operation, the team was able to arrest four drug peddlers from different locations of the town," the SP said.