Charas W/Rs. 4,50,000/- (approx) seized at Sinquerim, Candolim from Nigerian National by the staff of Anti Narcotic Cell Police Station


24-dec-2012 … Anti Narcotic Cell of Goa Police under the leadership of PI, Suraj Halarnkar, PC 4835 Jitendra Kambli, PC 6120 Prakash Polekar, PC 6292 George D’ Cunha, PC 6193 Sandesh Volvoikar and PC 6418 Mayur Gawade and under the overall supervision of Dy.S.P. ANC Shri. Nilu Raut Dessai has arrested accused Anthony Chike s/o Okoye, 32 yrs, Nigerian National who was found in illegal possession of 2.933 kgs of charas. The approximate value of the seized contraband is approximately Rs. 4,50,000/- in the international market.

On 23/12/2012 PI, Suraj Halarnkar received a reliable information that on 24/12/2012 one male foreigner of Negro Race, aged about 30 to 35 yrs, having strong built, tall height, Dark complexion, wearing red colour T-Shirt and cargo pant will be coming in one black colour Honda Activa Scooter to deliver Narcotic drugs i.e. charas to his prospective customer on 24/12/2012, between 03.00 hrs to 04.00 hrs at Aguad jail – Helipad Junction Road, Sinquerim, Candolim, Bardez -Goa. Accordingly the Raiding Party was organized. The team positioned themselves Aguad jail – Helipad Junction Road, Sinquerim, Candolim, Bardez. The team was able to apprehend Anthony Chike s/o Okoye, 32 yrs, Nigerian National presently residing at Candolim, Goa. On subsequent search of his person, after observing mandatory guidelines, the Raiding Party seized 2.933 kgs of charas, one black and blue colour shoulder bag and black colour Honda Activa scooter bearing No. GA-03-K-0125 with ignition key and two other keys from the possession of Anthony Chike. Accordingly, Crime No. 13/2012 under appropriate sections of NDPS Act was registered against the accused person.

The accused was previously arrested by Calangute Police Station in their Police Station Crime No. 239/10 u/s 21 (b) & 20 (b) (ii) for the possession of 11 grams of Cocaine and 68 grams of Charas. The accused was subsequently released on bail. The case is pending trial.

The accused will be produced before Hon’ble JMFC Mapusa and Police Custody remand is being sought for further investigation. Further investigation is in progress.