A Nigerian man has been caught red handed in possession of drugs worth a lot of money on an Indian train.
Chinedu Okafor, a 27-year-old Nigerian drug trafficker has been arrested in Gujarat India, with narcotics worth over $525,000.
According to Premium Times, Chinedu Okafor was travelling from
Delhi to Goa when he was nabbed on the Madgoan Rajdhani Express train.
He had frequented the route and triggered suspicions before his arrest by operatives of the Narcotics Control Bureau.
Both the Times of India and Deshgujarat.com said upon searching the
Nigerian an assortment of drugs was found on him, hidden in his bag and
shoes. Found was 843gm of methamphetamine, 255gm of cocaine and 65 gm
of ecstasy tablets.
The street value of the drugs, was estimated at 3.5Crores, about $525,000.
Indian law enforcement agents have repeatedly arrested Nigerians in
connection with drug trafficking and fraud in the country, bringing
huge shame to Nigerians in that country and at home.
Drugs he hid in the sole of his shoe
Drugs found in Chinedu’s possession