Police arrested both the accused after receiving a tip-off from their sources.
LUDHIANA: Police have arrested two drug peddlers after they recovered 1.5kg opium and 18kg of poppy husk from their possession.
SSP Ludhiana Rural Rajbachan Singh Sandhu said that following a tip-off, the Crime Investigating Agency (CIA) sleuths from Jagraon and other police officers nabbed one Jodinder Singh who was riding a scooter.
Upon search, the police recovered 1kg of opium from his vehicle.
In another case, police nabbed one Jagroop Singh Jupa and seized 500g opium and 18kg of poppy husk from his truck.