Thane: Gutka seized in Bhiwandi

Gutka or scented tobacco mix is banned in Maharashtra.

PTIUpdated: Thursday, June 16, 2022, 07:56 PM IST
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Gutka and other banned tobacco products worth Rs over 7 lakh were seized in Bhiwandi in the district earlier this week, police said on Thursday.

Gutka or scented tobacco mix is banned in Maharashtra.

Bhiwandi police raided a building in Bagi Firdos area and seized gutka and other banned tobacco products worth Rs 7,06,952, said an official.

A case has been registered against the owner of the premises, Abdulla Hisamuddin Khan, he added.

No arrest has been made

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