Hyderabad: Rachakonda Police arrested 3 drug dealers and seized 750 gms weed (Ganja) and an Activa on Saturday.
According to the police, the accused Netha Vishal Simon, a native of Nizamabad is a photographer by profession. He along with his friend Munukuntla Pavan purchased weed from Nanda Kishore Nandu of Rajahmundry in large quantities. Further, the duo packed the weed in smaller packets and sold them for Rs. 500 per packet.
On receiving the input, the sleuths of Uppal Police nabbed the 3 accused red-handed while consuming weed and searching for costumers to buy the same at Sathya Nagar Colony, Uppal.
The accused arrested are – Netha Vishal Simon, Munukuntla Pavan and Rallavath Mangamma. The accused Netha Vishal Simon was previously involved in cases of drug dealings, theft and assault of women in Uppal and Kothapet.
The accused are charged under Section 20(b)(B) (produces, manufactures, possesses, sells, purchases, transports, imports inter-State, exports inter-State or uses cannabis, shall be punishable) of the NDPS Act.