Kanpur: Over one kg of heroin was seized and five alleged drug smugglers were arrested in the city on Thursday, police said.
   
On a tip-off, police intercepted five persons at Gujjaini railway crossing in the city and on search recovered one kg of heroin, worth Rs one crore in the international market, from them.
   
One of the arrested claimed to be a local scribe, police said. Interrogations are on to nab the other members of the gang and to find out the source of the contraband.

(Agencies)

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