Port Blair, Nov. 24: On 21/11/2023, acting on a specific intelligence input received from reliable source, Police team comprising of SI Parvash, Head Constable Sanjit Madhu & K. Venkateshwar Rao, Constables N. Thangaraj, Chandran, K. Rajendran, Nanak Singh and Lady Home Guard Saramma of PS CCS conducted raid at Japan Road, Dairy Farm and seized 4.69 grams Methamphetamine from the possession of Sathya Priyan S/o Shri. N. Chandran (24) yrs, Pvt. Driver R/o Dairy Farm near Japan Road. He was arrested on the spot after observing all codal formalities.

The raid has been taken place under the command of Shri Kumar Abhishek, DANIPS, Dy. SP (CID) and under overall supervision of Shri Rajeev Ranjan, IPS, SP (CID).

A case under relevant sections of NDPS Act-1985 has been registered at PS CCS and during the course of investigation, it is found that the recovered drug was supplied by one I. Naveen Ganesh S/o Late G. Ilangovan R/o Dean Street, Junglighat presently staying in a rented room at Dollygunj.

Accordingly, I. Naveen Ganesh was also arrested on 23/11/2023 in the instant case. I. Naveen Ganesh was also previously arrested in another NDPS case of PS CCS. He is also close to one Babul Sarkar, resident of Hut Bay who was arrested in a Methamphetamine case of PS Pahargaon and presently is in judicial custody.

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, 232586, 233307, 9474257242 & 9531856080. The identity of the informer will be kept secret.