Task force cops nabbed two Nigerians and a degree student for possessing 90 grams of cocaine near Jagganath temple in Banjara Hills on Saturday.
Hyderabad police commissioner M Mahendar Reddy at a press conference on Saturday said that the Nigerians - Ezeh Christian Chuku and Nwoko Ndubuisi Keneth - were arrested along with Y Sai Praveen. Two others - Ethopian Duglas and degree student V Navya Sree (21), from New Bownpally -are absconding.
Police said Ezeh Christian Chuku alias Ezeh Peter came to India on a student visa last year and joined Aptech Institute in New Delhi. It was during his stay there that he met Duglas, a drug addict. After eight months, Peter moved to Hyderabad and started staying at Hakeempet Kunta along with his friend Ndubuisi. The two later decided to sell cocaine and contacted Duglas to arrange for the contraband.