Event manager Piyush arrested , drugs recovered by SIT
Hyderabad: The SIT (Special Investigation Team) probing the sensational drug racket on Friday arrested an event manager in Hyderabad. Piyush, one of the leading event managers , was arrested by the SIT.
80 Doses of LSD,20 grans heroin, 40 grams caffeine powder and 2746 doses of other forms of suspected drugs were recovered from him by the SIT. Excise DCP Viekananda Reddy told reporters that Piyush was importing drugs from Germany and Britain by ordering them through Dark website Lunacy.
Number of arrests goes up to 13 in drugs case
With the today’s arrest, the number of arrests in drugs racket has gone up to 13. Earlier, 12 persons were arrested by the SIT officials in the past few days.
The arrested included 29-year old former NASA aerospace engineer Dundu Anish and his friend Ritual Agarwal, 26, a steel business man. Both are highly educated. While Anish studied at Doon School in Dehradun, Agarwal took his management degree from a Hyderabad based management school. Both were arrested on Wednesday and several doses of LSD and other drugs were recovered from them.
SIT said these two drug addicts were ordering drugs through Dark website Lunacy and importing them through courier. The others arrested included five B. Tech graduates working in good positions in MNCs in the city , apart from Kalvin Mascarenhas (28) and Brendon Ben (20), suspected to be the kingpins of the drugs racket.