The Hush Post, Khanna: The Samrala Police under Khanna Police district claimed to have arrested two persons and seized 14 kg of silver from them.
The arrested persons have been identified as Deepak Chadha, a resident of Indra Nagar in Meerut (UP) and Vijay Sehgal, a resident of Mohalla Brahmpuri in Meerut City.
SSP Khanna Dhruv Dahiya said that a police party of Samrala Police led by SHO Manjit Singh was checking the suspected vehicles and suspected persons at a naka set up near Police Post Hedon. During the naka the police party stopped a bus coming from the Chandigarh side and heading towards Ludhiana.
During the checking, the police seized 14 kg of silver from the two passengers Deepak and Vijay and they failed to produce any supporting documents about the recovered silver.
The SSP said that both persons have been handed over to the Income Tax Department/Enforcement Department Ludhiana for the further investigation about the seized silver. The SSP said that as per preliminary questioning the concerned persons were bringing this silver from Meerut and were going to Ludhiana when they were detained for questioning.