|The Nigerian man was arrested for trafficking heroin|
Cheeku was said to be living in Delhi.
According to reports, the Bathinda police had arrested four Indian nationals with the heroin. They claimed to have purchased the drugs from Cheeku.
The main accused Ravi Verma, who is serving a 10-year jail term at the Central Jail in an NDPS case, was out on parole. His parole period would have ended on August 30, Rajinder Kumar added.
A case has been registered at the Kotwali police station against the five accused persons under the NDPS Act.
A team has been sent to Delhi to arrest Cheeku.
According to The Tribune, Bathinda police had also arrested two other Nigerians in the past four months. It said one of those arrested had come to the country for studying and the second for business.
Before this, the CIA-1 wing had arrested Amma Phoona Basil alias Ojho, a Nigerian, on April 18 in case of 500 gm heroin recovery and Franck Chris Bensal on June 9 and recovered 200 gm heroin. Both of them were arrested from New Delhi.
SSP Naveen Singla said, “We will share the details with the Delhi police and soon a joint operation will be launched after the approval of senior officials.” SHARE YOUR STORY WITH US VIA EMAIL: INFO@247NIGERIANEWSUPDATE.CO RECEIVE NEWS VIA OUR WHATSAPP, KINDLY TEXT +234 701 056 0394 TO ADD YOU CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL FOR NEWS UPDATE CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON TWITTER FOR INSTANT NEWS UPDATE: @247NGNEWSUPDATE CLICK HERE TO JOIN MILLIONS AROUND THE GLOBE TO READ NEWS ON OUR FACEBOOK FAN PAGE FOR INSTANT UPDATES ON INSTAGRAM CLICK HERE RECEIVE INSTANT NEWS UPDATE VIA OUR BBM BROADCAST: D3EDEFDF PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW:>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>