Drug peddler caught in Udupi
The police seized ganja and charas from a man near Badagabettu panchayat office, Udupi on 26th September. The man, identified as Mohammed Althaf (32), a resident of Ashoknagar industrial area, Badagabettu, had with him charas weighing 410 grams and ganja weighing 1 kg.The operation was handled under the direction of Udupi SP Dr Boralingaiah, DCIB police inspector.
The police were tipped off by their informers that Althaf would be waiting for his customers near the Panchayat office. Police also seized some cash and a Maruti 800 from him.
Althaf got his supply of charas from Delhi and ganja from Shimoga. He would sell drugs to students and people around the city.
Manipal police have registered a case. Earlier in August also, many drug peddlers were caught who were trying to sell drugs to students across the city.