The Bengaluru police seized 1.2 kg of hashish oil and 3 kg of marijuana was seized from the student.
Continuing the crackdown on drug peddling in the city, the Bengaluru police on Thursday arrested a person and seized hashish oil and marijuana, valued around Rs 35 lakh from him. According to the city police’s southeast subdivision, 1.2 kg of hashish oil and 3 kg of marijuana were seized from Vishrut. Deputy Commissioner of Police Srinath M Joshi told reporters that the accused is a commerce graduate but he is presently pursuing a Chartered Accountant’s course.
“During his study, he developed a very vast network of professional course students such as engineers, medical and other professionals as well. His area of operation included posh areas like Jayanagar, JP Nagar, Koramangala, BTM. Layout and other adjoining areas,” he said.
The DCP said that preliminary investigations suggest that Raj used to procure these banned substances from the neighbouring state of Andhra Pradesh