//Heroin worth Rs 45 lakh seized in Bihar

Heroin worth Rs 45 lakh seized in Bihar

Porbesganj (Bihar), Feb. 9 (PTI): Contraband heroin worth Rs 45 lakh was seized and two persons were arrested in this regard by police in Bihar’s Araria district, official sources said on Wednesday.

Acting on a tip-off that some drug dealers were staying at a hotel at Forbesganj, close to the Indo-Nepal border, a police team led by Deputy Superintendent of Police Pankaj Kumar raided the place late last night and seized 450 grams of heroin valued at Rs 45 lakh in the international market.Two persons found in possession of the banned substance were arrested