Hyderabad: The Prohibition and Excise Department on Tuesday arrested seven persons, including two women on charges of keeping marijuana in possession. Nearly 10 kg of marijuana was seized from the convicts, identified as Narender Singh alias Narru, Prema Bai, Nanda Bai, Syed Nawaz, Shankar Singh, Mohammed Sultan and Mohammed Sajid.
Half a dozen mobile phones were also recovered from them. Three persons – Vishal Singh, Malla Swami and Raj Kumar Singh were absconding in the case. The seven persons were arrested during raids carried out by the excise officials in Dhoolpet and Charminar in the last two days. More