Ghaziabad: In a joint operation by Noida special task force (STF) and Noida police a gang of smugglers was busted on Saturday in Surajpur with the arrest of its six members.
According to police, the arrest was made in connection with alleged smuggling of 251kg cannabis with an estimated worth of Rs 50 lakh.
As per the STF, the accused were identified as Firoz Khan (35), from Ghaziabad, Amit Sahni (30), Sachin Kumar (28), and Sonu (25), from Sonipat in Haryana; and Jitendra Kumar (30), and Mahesh Yadav (32), from Banda in UP.
“Khan is a vegetable seller in Ghaziabad. The suspects used to bring narcotic products from Odisha and Andhra Pradesh and sell them in NCR,” a police officer said.