Mumbai: Nigerian national held with 500 gram of MD during raids conducted in Kharghar
Mumbai: Nigerian national held with 500 gram of MD during raids conducted in Kharghar
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In the latest development in the ongoing operation against the drug peddlers in Mumbai and nearby areas, Narcotics Control Bureau on Saturday arrested a Nigerian national arrested with 500 grams of MD (Mephedrone) drug.

The arrest was made from Kharghar area of Mumbai yesterday, ANI reported.

More details are awaited.

On Friday, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) carried out raids at two places in Mumbai.

This came after Maharashtra Minister Nawab Malik's son-in-law Sameer Khan was arrested and sent to NCB custody. He is currently being probed in connection with the case.

Recently, Mumbai's renowned 'Muchhad Paanwala' was arrested in the drug case.

Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal was also probed in a drug-related case. He was questioned by the NCB on November 13, after raids were conducted at his residence on November 9. His girlfriend Gabriella Demetriades was later questioned for six hours on the same day.

Earlier, the Bureau had conducted raids in the Bandra and Jhar areas of Mumbai and arrested UK Citizen Karan Sajnanai and Rahila Furniturewala, ex-manager of a Bollywood actress and her sister Shaista Furniturewala.

(With inputs from ANI)

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