Man held for possession of narcotics

So many reports of Goans being caught with illegal narcotics . This is only an indication of the larger picture of who the users of these narcotics are our local Goan youth.

The Verna police on Tuesday arrested Constancio Pinheiro, 37, a resident of Loutolim, for possessing 1,800g of marijuana (charas) estimated to be worth Rs 1.8 lakh.

Pinheiro was found to be moving suspiciously around the Verna industrial estate, when the police detained him.


The narcotic was found in his car, police said. Further investigations are on.