Three alleged drug peddlers were arrested with 400 gm of contraband worth Rs.40 lakh in the international market and a pistol near here, the police said.

Following a tip-off, Suresh Kori, Mahendra Thakur and Badku Sonkar were arrested allegedly along with 400 gm of smack worth Rs.40 lakh in the international market and a pistol, said Adhartal Police Station in-charge R.D. Bhardwaj.