By siege on Kanpur road, police station Baragaon arrested three drug smugglers, including 50 kg 600 grams of ganja, hiding in an Alto car. The consignment of Ganja was being taken from Jhansi to Orai. Actually, Baragaon Police Station President Parmendra Kumar Singh along with the informers laid siege on the highway in front of the police station along with the informers. In no time tried to stop the speeding Alto car number UP 92 V 8883 from Jhansi.
Seeing the police, three persons including the driver stopped the car and started running. The police surrounded the three accused and caught them. When the police searched the car, five packets kept hidden in it were found. When I opened the packets, I found ganja full of it. When the police weighed the ganja, its weight turned out to be 50.6 kg. Police said that the value of the seized ganja is around Rs 3 lakh in the market.
The accused caught during interrogation gave their names as Ashish Shivhare son Jaideep Shivhare resident of village Pindari police station Jalaun, Manoj Kumar Shivhare son Ramshankar village Pindari police station at district Jalaun, Shyam Shivhare son Ramprakash Rajendra Nagar police station Kotwali, Orai district Jalaun. The police registered a case of Section 8/20 NDPS Act against the three accused and sent them to the court. Police said that there are many criminal cases registered against the accused. The team that arrested the ganja smugglers included SHO Parmendra Kumar Singh, Sub Inspector Ghanshyam Singh, Head Constable Narendra Kumar, Sanjeev Sharma, Constable Kamalakant.