Proclaimed offender arrested with 22.68 kg Charas

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Sirmour Police has seized more than 22.68 kg of charas from a proclaimed offender Inder Singh in Ghotari village under Rajgarh sub division. The worth of seized Charas was about Rs 2 crore in international market.

Police said that Inder Singh was earlier arrested by the Theog police of Shimla district in 2009 for committing offence punishable under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (ND&PS) Act and was convicted by a court and lodged in the Kanda Jail of Shimla district.

He was released on parole for three weeks in March 2011, but he did not return to jail on expiry of parole and was declared proclaimed offender.

Police has registered a case against Singh under ND&PS Act and investigating further.