Three including two students held for possessing drugs

first_imgKolkata: Three persons including two students were arrested for allegedly selling and possessing drugs, in front of a hotel in the city. According to the police, they had brought the drugs from Delhi to sell at a party here.Sources informed that sleuths from the narcotics cell of Kolkata Police had a tip about some youths whose movements were found to be suspicious. For the last few days, members from the narcotics cell were keeping strict vigil on them. Recently, police got information about a party about to be organised in a hotel in Shakespeare Sarani, near a private nursing home. Based on the tip, a team from the narcotics cell kept an eye on the hotel on Saturday night. Around midnight, sleuths identified three youths whose movement looked suspicious. Later, some members from the team identified the trio. Also Read – Rain batters Kolkata, cripples normal lifeImmediately, they were intercepted. During their body search, 7 grams of MDMA, 4 blots of LSD and 3 grams of cocaine were found. Immediately, the trio, identified as Sankalp Singh, Aditya Majumder and Anupam Singh, were arrested.Later, a case was filed under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act at the Shakespeare Sarani police station. Among the three accused, Manoj is a second year student in a South Kolkata College, while Majumdar is studying in Class XII.last_img

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