4 Nigerian nationals arrested In India with high-grade cocaine worth over N5m

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Four Nigerian nationals in Nalasopara, Mumbai, India have been arrested with drugs.

The drug racket was busted by and the Nigerians were found with 747 gram -grade cocaine worth Rs1.49 crore (N5,699,250,000)

The accused identified as Agu Osita (28), Urji Phillips (30), Ogona Chukwene (29) and Chris Ajah Chukweneka (30) were arrested and produced before the Vasai sessions Tuesday, November 3.

According to sources, inspector DS Patil had received information that some Nigerians would be coming to sell cocaine in Pragati Nagar area Nalasopara (east).

Two teams were formed under assistant police inspectors (API) Shashikant Awaghade and Santosh Solankar, and a trap was laid.

The cops noticed four Nigerians moving suspiciously near Sadguru apartment. All four were arrested and drugs were seized from their possession. the four accused, only one had a valid . The had visas that had long expired.

They were booked under various sections the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act at Tulinj .