AMRITSAR, Sept. 22 -- Two peddlers were arrested and 1.2kg heroin was seized from their possession at Adda Bohlian near Ajanala, police said on Friday. This is the third seizure of heroin from the border area this week.

The arrested persons have been identified as Mukhwinder Singh alias Kala and Nirbhail Singh of border village Dauke falling under Gharinda police station. "The police party at Adda Bohlian got a tip-off on Thursday that two peddlers were coming from Chogawana to Ajnala on a bike to trade heroin. If checked, heroin could be recovered from them," said Vikaramjeet Duggal, SSP, Amritsar-rural .

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