Two arrested with drugs worth 15 lakh from Khar

Two arrested with drugs worth 15 lakh from Khar
Police recovered 8 grams of cocaine and 378 grams of MD from history-sheeters Dilawar Momin and Mustafa Shaikh (Representational Image)

Mumbai police on Thursday arrested two persons from Khar and seized drugs worth over Rs 15 lakh from their possession.

8 grams of cocaine worth Rs 48,000 and 378 grams of MD worth over Rs 15 lakh was seized from the duo, said Gajanan Kabdule, senior Police Inspector of Khar police station.

In addition to the contraband, a four-wheeler and Rs 12,470 in cash were also confiscated from the accused, identified as Dilawar Shaukat Momin (40) and Moh Mustafa Sadikali Shaikh (48).

According to officials, both the accused have a previous criminal record. Dilawar, meanwhile, has two narcotics-related cases registered against him.

Both accused have been booked under Section 8(c), 21, 22, 29 of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act.

Further investigation is underway.

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