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Major narco-terror module busted on LoC, Rs 2 cr cash, 7 kgs heroin, arms recovered

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JAMMU: In a major success, the Jammu and Kashmir Police on Friday busted a narco-terror module and recovered a huge quantity of heroin and cash near Line of Control at Poonch.

More than two crore rupees in cash, still being counted, along with seven kgs of heroin and some arms and ammunition have been recovered from the house of a notorious drug peddler from Poonch named Rafi Dhana, alias Rafi Lala.

Lal was earlier detained under PSA being a notorious drug smuggler. He resides close to the line of control at Poonch.

“On some inputs, Poonch Police team led by Inspector Sunil and component of NCA and CRPF searched the house of Rafi. During the search, 7 Kgs of heroin, around 2 crores of cash (counting going on) and a pistol with one  magazine, 10 rounds along with seven rounds of SLR was recovered,” said a police spokesman.

“With this effort, Poonch Police and security forces have been able to bust a huge narco terror module. The searches are still going on in presence of magistrate and prominent citizens,” he added.

“The nexus of this module with Punjab based narcotics smugglers is being investigated. A case has been registered at Police station Mandi and investigation set into motion,” said the spokesman.



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