Crime Branch arrests man carrying cocaine at Nagpur Airport


Suyash Sethiya | May 20, 2017 16:46

Nagpur Crime Branch officials on Friday evening at around 6 pm arrested a man at Nagpur airport for carrying 1.5 grams of cocaine.

→ Nagpur Crime Branch officials on Friday evening arrested a man at Nagpur airport for carrying 1.5 grams of cocaine. The man, who has been identified as Sarvesh Mishra (30) and hails from Mumbai, had just reached Nagpur after taking an Indigo flight from Mumbai to Nagpur.

→ Mishra was arrested on the basis of a tip-off received by Sambhaji Kadam, DCP, Nagpur Crime Branch. Acting on the tip-off Kadam sent a team of the anti-narcotics department of Crime Branch at the airport.

→ During the interrogation, Sarvesh admitted that he has been addicted to cocaine from many years and that he was going to leave for Hyderabad from Nagpur.

→ A case has been registered against Sarvesh Mishra at the Sonegaon Police Station and further investigations are in process.