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Pune police nab five with 20 kg Meow Meow worth Rs 20 crore in Pimpri-Chinchwad area

According to Pimpri Chinchwad Police Commissioner, Krishna Prakash, The seizure was made on Wednesday afternoon after receiving a tip-off that some persons were coming to Chakan with a consignment of the drug, said Krishna Prakash, CP, Pimpri Chinchwad.

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In a major drug bust, Pimpri-Chinchwad Police arrested five persons and seized a 20-kg consignment of Mephedrone, a banned drug also known as Meow Meow, worth Rs 20 crore from their possession, near Chakan in Pune district, a police official said on Friday.

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According to Pimpri Chinchwad Police Commissioner, Krishna Prakash, the seizure was made on Wednesday afternoon after receiving a tip-off that some persons were coming to Chakan with a consignment of the drug.

“Our officers received a tip-off about a consignment of a drug being brought via a specific route, along with some information about the car. When the police team intercepted the car near Shel Pimpalgaon village on Chakan Shikrapur Road, they recovered packets of a white substance, which turned out to be mephedrone,” Prakash said.

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The arrested persons have been identified as Chetan Fakkad Dandawate, Sanjeevkumar Bansi Raut, Anandgir Gosavi, Akshay Kale, and Tausif Hasan Mohammad Taslim.

All five were produced before a court and they have been remanded to police custody for 10 days. A case under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act has been filed against the five persons.

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