Estimated 30 to 50 kg of the contraband, worth about Rs 150 to Rs 250 crore in the international markets were confiscated from the boat which was seized during the operation carried out on Saturday night.
Officials said the man identified as Zakir was arrested from suburban Jogeshwari ,during an operation conducted by ATS during Friday night.
The UP police’s ATS had arrested some persons last month and claimed to have busted a nationwide racket of religious conversions.
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh Sarsanghchalak Dr. Mohan Bhagwat arrives at Jodhpur airport.PTI Photo
RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav addresses a press conference, in Patna.PTI Photo
Former MLA Laliteshpati Tripathi announces his decision to quit Congress during a press conference, in Varanasi.PTI Photo
Vehicles parked at Jagdev Memorial College (converted into election cluster) on the eve of the first phase of Bihar Panchayat Elections 2021, at Kudra block of Kaimur district.PTI Photo
Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and Anurag Thakur with UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, during the inauguration of an exhibition on the life of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at BJP headquarters in Lucknow.PTI Photo
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