Car smuggling racket busted

Jalpaiguri
27 Jul 2018

A team of crime investigation department (CID) seized 17 stolen cars during a raid at different parts of the district on Thursday night. It has been learnt from CID sources although the suspected mastermind of the car smuggling racket Mohammed Hanif scampered away, three of his operators identified as Mohammed Mansur, Mohammed Sanwar and Dulal Sarkar were nabbed. The first two smugglers are from Ghajiabad in Uttar Pradesh. Some of the cars were kept at the parking lot. CID was assisted by Dhupguri police during the operation. A probe has been initiated to bust the racket as learnt from CID sources. (NA)