Shaheed Dweep, Sept. 22: In continuation of the war against drugs, the team of Police Station Shaheed Dweep has arrested one accused under NDPS Act 1985 with a recovery of 02 Nos. Cannabis (Ganja) Plants.

On 19/09/2023, a credible information was received from an informer that a person namely Rahul Das has cultivated some Cannabis Plants.

Upon this, a team led by Sub-Inspector P.R Pradeep, SHO PS Shaheed Dweep, HC/154 Negal Shah, PC/2819 Abdul Wahab C.P, PC/1533 Apurba Biswas, LPC/2853 Sarita Tigga and HC(D)/2549 Manoj Kumar Ekka conducted raid near Nitai Colony, Ward No. 01 Neil Kendra Shaheed Dweep and arrested accused Rahul Das S/o Shri Abinash Das (20) Yrs, R/o Ramakrishnapur Little Andaman, now residing near Nitai Colony, Ward No.01 Neil Kendra Shaheed Dweep with the recovery of 02 Nos. Cannabis Plants measuring 5 feet and 3.5 feet respectively from the under construction house of accused person which was planted in a half cut white jerican.

A case under NDPS act has been registered at PS Shaheed Dweep and the accused person has been produced before the Hon’ble Court, from where he was sent to Judicial Custody.

Further investigation is under progress. The entire operation took place under the supervision of Shri Manasvi Vashistha, DANIPS, SDPO Swaraj Dweep.

The general public is requested to share/pass any information with police in full confidence and may pass such information to 112, 03192-232100 (Police Control room), 03192-282602 (Police Station Shaheed Dweep) and 9531920232 (SHO PS Shaheed Dweep). The informant will be suitably rewarded and his/her identity will be kept secret.