6 Punjabi-origin men arrested in Canadian drug racket

The Peel Regional Police in Canada’s Ontario province arrested 10 persons, including seven Punjabi NRIs, for their involvement in drug trafficking and fraud. The police have tracked the links of the arrested persons with criminals based in the US and Pakistan.The arrests were made following an investigation that started about a year ago, in which, the police focussed on a group of persons operating from Peel in Greater Toronto Area and South Western Ontario.Those arrested were identified as Ravi Shanker, 56; Gurinder Bedi, 52; Bhupinder Raja, 64; Satnarine Ori, 35; Sukhveer Brar, 28; Gurpreet Dhillon, 39; Dilbag Aujla 70 and Karan Ghuman, 44 — all from Brampton, besides Azadali Damani, 63 from Kitchener and Darshan Bedi, 71, from Woodstock city.

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