Shimla2 hours ago
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In two different cases in the city, the police has got success in catching the smugglers. Police have arrested three accused with chitta in HRTC bus and car in Baluganj and Chhota Shimla police station areas. In the first case, police stopped HRTC bus number HP 25A-1882 of Bilaspur-Shimla route on Sharog bifurcation for checking and during search 19.52 grams of Chitta was recovered from the possession of a passenger.
The accused has been identified as Gairav Thakur, a resident of Vishnu village in Bilaspur. Similarly, another case came up in Chhota Shimla police station area. Police team stopped a car HP 63A-9293 on Mehli-Junga road. There were two young men in it. When they were searched, 6.74 grams of chitta were caught from them.
The accused have been identified as Hrithik Sharma, a resident of Kotkhai in Shimla and Rajat Negi, a resident of Premnagar, Chapal. SP Shimla Manika Bhatunganru said that action is being taken against the three accused by registering an FIR under the NDPS Act in Baluganj and Chhota Shimla police station areas.