Tour guide arrested for possession of 4-lakh charas

Delhi: A tour guide was arrested for alleged possession of 800 grams of charas by the Anti Narcotics Cell of the Mumbai Police on Wednesday.

Officials from the Bandra unit of the ANC said they laid a trap in Kurla West for the accused, Nisar Ahmad Abdul Sattar (36), and seized charas valued at Rs 4 lakh from him. An ANC official said that Sattar takes foreign tourists on tours of the Gateway of India and Apollo Bunder.

“He procures charas from Manali in Himachal Pradesh, which foreign visitors prefer smoking,” the official said. “He sells this in Mumbai only to foreign tourists.”