By Our Reporter
May 11, 2018
On the basis of a secret tip off, West Tripura police station yesterday arrested a man who is accused of parceling and supplying ganja through Government Postal Services. The accused was nabbed in front of the main Post Office branch of Tripura situated at Post Office Chowmani. The operation was led by SDPO, Suman Majumder and O.C. West Tripura Police Station Subrata Chakraborty.
While speaking to TNT- The Northeast Today, a police official of West Tripura Police station said, “On the basis of a secret tip off we have yesterday arrested Supriya Biswas (40), S/O- Surendra Chandra Biswas, resident of Badharghat area. After interrogation, we searched his residence and seized instruments which he used to parcel ganja before smuggling it through Post office”.
“There has been lot of complaints that smugglers are using Indian Post office for smuggling ganja. Few days back we have also searched and found ganja from the Post office situated at Post Office Chowmani. We have registered a NDPS case against him and will be producing him in front of court today”, the official added.