750-kg Psychotropic Substances Worth Rs 19 Crores Recovered, Four Arrested

The Thane police on Monday claimed to have busted a drug racket and recovered over 750 kg of psychotropic substances worth Rs 19 crore. The police have arrested four persons in the case, two of them identified as employees of the Centraur Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd, the company from whose Ambernath branch the police seized the contraband. When the police raided the company, they found the contraband hidden atop a loft behind used drums. The police said they are checking if any one else from the company was involved in the racket.