Four held for smuggling red sander logs worth rupees 1 crore in Hyderabad
| Friday | 8th November, 2019
By Express News ServiceHYDERABAD: The Hyderabad city police on Thursday busted an inter-state red sanders smuggling racket and arrested four people.
The Task Force sleuths seized 2,500 kg red sander logs, worth Rs1 crore from them.
Speaking to media, Hyderabad Police Commissioner Anjani Kumar said that Radha Krishna is the kingpin who transported red sanders from Kadapa to the city.
‘“After facing losses in various business ventures, Radha Krishna has decided to smuggle red sanders, taking inspiration from notorious smuggler Gangi Reddy.
He met one Chandra, who arranged 2.5 tonnes of red sanders wood from Lankamalla reserve forest for a price of Rs 400 per kg.
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