Port Blair, June 12: Acting on a specific information received from reliable source, one person namely Mohammed Yaquoob R/o Sippighat was arrested by PS Aberdeen after he received a parcel from DTDC Courier, Junglighat which contained 80 gms of Contraband item (Ganja). The Ganja was clandestinely concealed inside the parcel sent from Kolkatta.

A case under relevant sections of NDPS Act-1985 has been registered at PS Aberdeen and investigation is on to unearth entire nexus of this drugs transhipment through various means. Greed of earning extra money lures certain individuals to these unethical practices thus endangering gullible youths of these emerald islands. Investigations are on to track the money trail and other suppliers and receivers of various contrabands in these islands. The entire operation was carried out under the supervision of Inspr. K. Joju, SHO PS Aberdeen under overall supervision of Sh. Abhishek Gupta, SDPO, SA

The general public is requested to inform about any credible information pertaining to sale or possession of contrabands or any other illegal activity on the following telephone numbers- 100, 232400, 233307. The identity of the informer will be kept secret.