Sahnewal police in Ludhiana on Sunday arrested three men with one lakh intoxicant pills; the drugs were recovered from the fuel tank of their truck
The accused have been identified as Baljit Singh, Gurdeep Singh and Tapinder Singh, all residents of Sahnewal.
Assistant sub-inspector Joginderpal, who is investigating the case, said that police arrested the trio from Delhi Road near Sahnewal Road on the basis of a tip-off.
“We stopped their truck for checking and found that the shape of the fuel tank was unusual. On checking it, we found the drugs,” said the ASI.
A case has been registered under Sections 22, 61 and 85 of NDPS Act against the accused at Sahnewal police station.