In a major catch, the City Police arrested one person with nearly 3,000 ampoules of tranquilizers in his possession.

According to information available now, the accused from Malappuram had procured the material from New Delhi. He was intercepted by Cheranalloore Police while riding a motorcycle during early hours of Thursday.

The police team doing checking as part of the Triton4, the multi-agency security drill, stopped the accused. City Police Commissioner M.R. Ajith Kumar told The Hindu that network through which the accused operated was being probed.

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