Mon, Jun 20, 2016, 08:10 AM
Police arrested three persons, who were smuggling 900 grams of opium, at Rama Talkies in Visakhapatnam. A police official said that the accused tried to sell opium in Vizag for 5 lakhs. Earlier, they took opium to Chennai. But, the accused brought opium to Visakhapatnam as they were offered only Rs 3 lakh in Chennai. Smugglers are luring locals to raise opium crop in the Agency areas of Visakhapatnam district.