A team of Operations Cell, Sector-26, U.T. Chandigarh headed by SI Satvinder Singh No. 1065/CHG under the close supervision of I/C Operations Cell was on patrolling duty in Sector-44 near Urban Health Training Sector-44, Chandigarh for anti-snatching and to apprehend bad elements. During patrolling, at about 04.30 PM, one person was coming seen from residential area, Sector-44/D Chandigarh. On seeing police party, he tried to escape from the spot, but by showing the alertness, the team of Operations Cell apprehended the said person from near Urban Health Training Sector-44, Chandigarh whose name later on known as Hitesh Kamra S/o Roshan Lal Kamra R/o # 1278, Sector-44/B, Chandigarh. During checking, 15 Grams of Heroin has been recovered from his possession. In this regard, a case FIR No.76 dated 22.03.17 U/S 21 NDPS Act was got registered in Police Station-34, Chandigarh and the above said accused was arrested in this case.
During interrogation, it has came to know that the said accused person is a drug addict and also supply the drugs to his close friends/customers in the area of U.T. Chandigarh. Today, accused Hitesh Kamra has been produced in the Hon’ble Court of Illaqua Magistrate, U.T. Chandigarh and he is remanded in police custody up to 24-03-2017 to know from where he procured the drugs and to whom he supply the same. The further investigation of the case is in progress.