1400 kg drugs seized in Kathua

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Jammu: In a major drug bust, authorities Monday seized 1400 kilograms of poppy husk from a truck in Kathua district, officials said.
The fruit-laden truck was intercepted by a joint party of excise department and police at toll post in Lakhanpur bordering Punjab, they added.
A search of the Punjab-bound vehicle led to one of the biggest ever poppy husk haul, the officials said.
After arresting the driver and seizing the truck, a case under NDPS act was registered, the officials added.