Lady Kingpin Of Drugs Trade Arrested By STF In Bhubaneswar

18 September 2019

Snigdha Chandan Das

Bhubaneswar: Two days after apprehending the kingpin of drugs trading in Odisha, the Special Task Force (STF) of the Crime Branch has arrested a lady kingpin in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday.

The accused identified as Hainara Khatoon alias Mina (37), orginally a native of East Medinapur in West Bengal is presently staying at Haladipadia in Laxmisagar area of Bhubaneswar.

Reportedly, one Sk Raja (29) identified as kingpin of drugs trading in Odisha had been arrested by the STF on Monday on charges of peddling drugs. 

Both Khatoon and Raja were wanted in the same case registered under various sections of the NDPS Act and Arms Act. While Raja is presently cooling his heels behind bars, Khatoon was forwarded to court today.

Rahul PR, SP, Crime Branch STF