Five bulletproof snake venom containers worth more than £30 million have been seized by police in India after they were tipped off. Four men, allegedly part of an international smuggling group, were arrested after police posed as potential customers and pretended to be ready to make a deal.
‘We kept on tracking it.’Four persons were arrested and five bullet-proof containers of snake venom worth Rs 200 crore (£30 million) were seized. ‘We also recovered some ammunition and one revolver.’
The police caught the alleged smugglers by posing as potential customers, meeting them in a hotel to make a deal, and then arresting the men and seizing the five containers of venom.
The men appeared at court on Saturday.