Apart from rescuing the five suspected drug peddlers, sailors of US Navy also retrieved hashish, methamphetamine and heroin worth $14.7 million from the traditional ship known as a dhow.
A Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) official said the couple landed at the Mumbai airport at 2.30 am.
The actor's name had cropped up in the probe during the interrogation of drug peddler Shadab Batata.
The accused allegedly set his dogs after the search team when they raided his residence on Tuesday night.
The NCB had earlier summoned Arjun Rampal and Gabriella Demetriades after conducting a raid at the actor's residence on Monday.
The main accused Imran Malek admitted that he, and Nitin Chikne, sell drugs in Mumbai and he had hired the two peddlers to smuggle charas from Ludhiana in Punjab worth Rs 1 crore.
Chemicals from India help make heroin in Myanmar, which in turn has devastated India’s northeast with the help of venal druglords, politicians, and even some elements of the armed forces
'We disown Ragini Dwivedi. Hundreds of celebrities from different walks of life campaigned for the BJP 'voluntarily' during the 2019 bye-elections. Ragini Dwivedi may have been one among them,' BJP spokesperson Captain Ganesh Karnik in a statement.
The arrested man has been identified by the federal anti-narcotics agency as Zaid Vilatra. Indian currency worth Rs 9,55,750 and foreign currency (USD 2,081, 180 British Pounds, 15 dirhams), which the NCB claimed are 'proceeds of drug peddling', have been recovered from him.
The Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police Dilbagh Singh said Monday that besides fighting terrorism, the police has to ensure that other crimes remain under check.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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