Police late on Tuesday recovered 21 kg opium worth Rs 21 lakh from a property dealer at a check point outside hotel Zoom at RK Road.
Addressing a press conference,Police Commissioner,Paramjit Singh Gill said that the accused,Manjit Singh resident of Dashmesh Nagar in Shimlapuri,smuggled the opium from a dhabha owner in Mansor,UP.
He used to sell it to his customers all over Punjab. A case has been registered with division number 6 police post under relevant Sections of the NDPS act.
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