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Behrampore: Police in Bangladesh bordering Murshidabad district of Bengal has arrested a man with heroin worth about Rs 50-lakh.

The arrest was made in the wee hours today at Srimantapur under Lalgola police station jurisdiction.  The accused has been identified as Abdul Momin, a resident of Ramnagar area in the same police station area.

A plain-cloth team from Lalgola police station nabbed Momin from a mango orchard when he was trying to smuggle out sachets of the banned narcotics. Subsequently, 375-gram heroin was recovered from him, which is priced at about Rs 50-lakh in the international market.