Anjuna Police on Monday arrested three Biharis and recovered from them an assortment of narcotics totally valued at Rs 32 lakh in the open market. The three arrested are Sanjaykumar Sharma, Natwarlal Yadav and Ramesh Gopi.
Sanjaykumar Sharma and Natwarlal Yadav were standing near Don Joao Resort and fled on seeing the police jeep arriving. However, the police chased them and after nabbing them found that they were carrying narcotics hidden in the ‘sitar’ that was with them.
The duo also revealed that they had more drugs at their residence and when police raised the place not only did they find more drugs but also arrested their third partner. The trio were reportedly dealing with drugs in Goa for the last three years and used a courier service from Anjuna to transport drugs through a parcel service.
They also confessed to using ‘mules’ to carry their drugs to different places.
In all police seized 753 grams of heroin, 192 grams of cocaine and 20 grams of charas from the trio.