An NCB official said that Mustafa alias Tiger is a notorious drug trafficker who is active in north Goa and was allegedly running his operations from Arambol.
PANAJI: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Monday arrested Mustafa alias Tiger, allegedly one of the biggest and most notorious drug peddlers operating in Goa, agency’s zonal director Sameer Wankhede said.
Last week, Mustafa managed to escape while NCB teams from Mumbai and Goa were conducting a search at shack ‘Negi Cafe’ in Arambol.
During the operation, the NCB seized 58 gram of amphetamine (commercial quantity), 15 blots of LSD (commercial quantity), cocaine, mephedrone and heroin in intermediate quantity, he said.
“This drug syndicate was being operated by Mustafa, a Nigerian national. Negi Cafe caretaker Ranbir Singh has been placed under arrest,” Wankhede had said.
Wankhede had said Tiger is a notorious drug trafficker who is active in north Goa and was allegedly running his operations from Negi Café.
Wankhede said that the other person arrested by them is a hotel owner Cajjitan Fernandez who was providing shelter to Mustafa.