Pune Police arrests two people for selling drugs through Instagram – Punekar News | Tech Reddy
Pune, 20 November 2022: The Anti-Narcotics Squad One of Pune Police Crime Branch has arrested two men selling mephedrone and hashish (Charas) using Instagram. They have seized valuables worth 2.15 lakh from them.
The arrested persons are Akash Mahendra Thakar (22) and Aniket Janardhan Dhandekar (20), residents of Hingane Khurd.
After receiving the information, the gang laid a trap in Sinhgad Road police station jurisdiction and nabbed them. The team has seized charas worth 48,000, a mobile phone and a two-wheeler from Akash. Mephedrone worth 87,000 and a mobile phone were seized from Aniket.
The action was taken by a team comprising Senior Police Inspector Vinayak Gaikwad, API Laxman Dhengle, API Shailaja Jankar, Sujit Wadekar, Manoj Kumar Salunke, Vishal Dalvi, Pandurang Pawar, Sandeep Shirke, Rahul Joshi, Pravin Uttekar, Maruti Pardhi, Sachin Malve, Sandesh Kakade, Rehana Sheikh, Nitesh Jadhav and Yogesh Mohite.