Guwahati, March 5: Based on a tip-off a raid was conducted by Crime Branch of Guwahati City Police and Dispur Police Station personnel at Ganeshguri today led to apprehension of one Md Faruk Ahmed @ Mukter @ Sahrukh Ahmed (23), S/O - Baten Ali Ahmed of Palhaji, Police Station in Barpeta district with his vehicle (Maruti Swift) bearing Registration No. AS 01 EM 3155 and seizure one packet heroin weighing 12 grms and a cash amount of Rs 6,42,500 and a mobile from his possession.
As per his statement, one lady namely, Mrs Cosmise (37) W/O Karimuddin of Benlal, Larong, Khullen of Chandel district of Manipur was also apprehended from City Center hotel at Ganeshguri area under Dispur Police Station.
During the interrogation it came to the light that the arrested Mukter came to the hotel for giving the seized money to the above lady for their last drugs consignment.
Mukter also stated that about 15 days ago he received 25 packets of drugs from the lady at Guwahati, which he has already distributed. The seized packet was the last of the consignment. Further investigation is on.