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Drug Dealer Arrested in Kharibari with Crores Worth of Brown Sugar

Authorities in Kharibari arrested Rahmat Sheikh for attempting to smuggle brown sugar worth ₹1.5 crore, recovering 1.73 kg of the drug. An investigation is underway.

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Kharibari, Jul 10 (Siliguri Journal) – In a major drug bust in Kharibari, authorities arrested a man attempting to smuggle brown sugar worth around one and a half crore rupees. The suspect, Rahmat Sheikh from Murshidabad, was apprehended by the jawans of the 41st battalion of the SSB.

Acting on a tip-off, SSB personnel arrested Rahmat Sheikh in Ramdhan Jote, Kharibari. During the search, they recovered 1 kg 730 grams of brown sugar. The SSB subsequently handed the suspect over to the Kharibari police.

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The accused was presented at the Siliguri Sub-Divisional Court on Wednesday. Police have launched an investigation to identify others involved in the drug smuggling operation.

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Sk Sahiluddin
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Sk Sahiluddin is a seasoned journalist and media professional with a passion for delivering accurate and impactful news coverage to a global audience. As the Editor of Siliguri Journal, he plays a pivotal role in shaping the editorial direction and ensuring the highest journalistic standards are upheld.
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