The CIA staff-1 of Ludhiana police on Monday arrested two accused with 50 gram heroin and an illegal pistol.
The accused have been identified as Sanjay Kumar of Dr Ambedkar Nagar and Neeraj Kumar of Jawahar Nagar Camp.
The police registered two separate cases under the NDPS Act and Arms Act against the accused and claimed that the accused used smuggled heroin from Amritsar border.
Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime) Manjit Singh Dhesi told a press conference the CIA staff put a checkpoint on College Road on Sunday. The police recovered 50 gram heroin from their possession and a country- made pistol after frisking. The accused confessed that they had brought the pistol from Meerut.