Anup Singh Kahlon

  • Vijender Singh skips boxing trial camp in Patiala April 6, 2013

    Chandigarh: India's Olympic medallist Vijender Singh has not shown up for the boxing trial camp in Patiala. Participation in the boxing camp is necessary for the boxer's selection. Boxing Federation Vice President Nivaran Mukherjee said, "Vijender hasn't come for the trials. If he doesn't attend the camp tomorrow he will...
  • Drug haul recovery to the tune of Rs 484 cr: Police April 1, 2013

    Chandigarh: Punjab Police claimed the value of drugs seized from alleged NRI narcotics dealer Anoop Singh Kahlon's house was to the tune of Rs 484 crore. Citing the figure given by Kahlon and Kulwant Singh, who were arrested by Fatehgarh Sahib police in the heroin seizure case, police said the...
  • Vijender consumed drugs as many as 12 times: Police March 31, 2013

    Chandigarh: A Punjab Police probe has revealed that Olympian Vijender Singh took drugs 12 times and boxer Ram Singh about five times between December 2012 and February 2013. The investigation reveals both Vijender and Ram allegedly procured the drug from Anoop Singh Kahlon and Rocky for personal consumption. The investigation also...
  • Drugs haul: Boxer Ram Singh dismissed by Punjab Police March 28, 2013

    Fatehgarh Sahib: International boxer Ram Singh, sparring partner of Olympian Vijender Singh was on Thursday dismissed by Punjab Police in connection with the recent recovery of 26 kg of heroin worth Rs 130 crore. SubInspector Sarabjit Singh, who was close to a retired Senior Superintendent of Police, was also dismissed...
  • Police want Vijender's blood samples to be collected in presence of an officer March 14, 2013

    Chandigarh: After boxer Vijender Singh refused to submit samples for drug testing, the Punjab Police is seeking court orders to collect them. The police have said that the samples have to be collected in the presence of its investigation Officer. Sources said that the refusal of Vijender, who is a Deputy...
  • Mohali drug haul: Peddler Kahlon remanded to police custody March 13, 2013

    Chandigarh: Anup Singh Kahlon, the key accused in the Mohali drug bust, was on Wednesday remanded to police custody till March 16. Anup Singh Kahlon was arrested after over 30 kg of heroin was found in his house on the outskirts of Chandigarh. The drugs recovered are worth over Rs...
  • Mohali drug haul: Vijender 'will give blood samples to NADA' March 13, 2013

    Chandigarh: Olympics bronze medallist Vijender Singh has said that he is willing to provide his blood and hair samples to the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) than to the Punjab police saying that the team that visited him on Monday to question him and take his samples was "ill-prepared" and did...
  • Drug haul: Vijender's refusal to undergo testing casts doubt on boxer March 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Olympics bronze medallist boxer Vijender Singh is likely to face arrest for refusing to give his blood and hair samples for testing after his name cropped up in the Mohali drug bust. While he denied any links to the Rs 130 crore drug haul during his interrogation by...
  • Drug haul: Punjab police arrests pharmacist associate of Kahlon March 11, 2013

    Fatehgarh Sahib: Punjab police have arrested a pharmacist who used to conduct authenticity tests of drugs for international drug smugglers from Ludhiana city late Sunday, police sources said. The accused was identified as Sunil Katyal, a resident of Naseeb Avenue in Ludhiana. He was an associate of NRI smuggler Anup Singh...
  • Drug haul: Quizzing Vijender not a priority, say police March 11, 2013

    Chandigarh: The hunt for the alleged kingpin of the multicrore Mohali drug racket is on, police said on Monday. Actor and Arjuna awardee Jagdish Singh Bhola is currently on the run and the police say that questioning Olympian Vijender Singh is not their priority right now. This comes a day after...
  • Can Vijender be grilled on the basis of Ram Singh's confession? March 10, 2013

    Chandigarh: Olympic medalist Vijender Singh is in the dock after his friend and national-level boxer Ram Singh confirmed they took drugs, believing them to be food supplements. But the boxing federation has backed Vijender and suspended Ram Singh from the national camp. "Vijender took drugs two or three times thinking that...
  • NIS Patiala expels Ram Singh after he admits taking drugs with Vijender March 10, 2013

    Chandigarh: Boxer Ram Singh has been expelled from National Institute of Sports, Patiala on in the wake of allegations against him and Olympic medallist Vijender Singh in the Rs 130 crore drug haul case. NIS director has said that Ram brought in Vijender's recommendation. Ram Singh earlier in the day admitted...
  • Drug haul: Vijender, Ram may get a clean chit March 10, 2013

    Chandigarh: Sources on Sunday said that boxers Vijender Singh and Ram Singh may get a clean chit in the Rs 130 crore drug haul case as investigations suggest they had no role in smuggling. The police is reportedly doubtful whether traces of heroin will now be found in their blood...
  • Vijender and I mistook drugs for food supplements: Ram Singh March 10, 2013

    Chandigarh: Boxer Ram Singh has now admitted that both he and Olympic medallist Vijender Singh took drugs but thinking they were food supplements. "Vijender took drugs two or three times thinking that they were food supplements. When we found out they were drugs we were shocked and stopped taking them,"...
  • Mohali drug haul: Police hopeful Vijender Singh's interrogation will reveal some answers March 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Olympic bronze medalist Vijender Singh is increasingly getting boxed in after the massive haul of over 26 kilograms of heroin from Zirakpur worth Rs 130 crore. The police claim that constable and boxer Ram Singh said that he and Vijender Singh visited drug smuggler Anup Singh Kahlon several...
  • Man who 'sold' drugs to Vijender attempts suicide: Sources March 9, 2013

    New Delhi: One of the main accused in the Mohali drug haul case, Anup Singh Kahlon on Friday reportedly attempted to commit suicide in prison and had to be hospitalised, sources said. "The key accused Anup Singh Kahlon attempted suicide. He took out a wire from the bucket used for...
  • Vijender and I were in touch with the drug peddler: Ram Singh March 9, 2013

    Chandigarh: Adding a new twist to the drug haul case, boxer Ram Singh has claimed that he and boxer Vijender Singh were in touch with drug peddler Anup Singh Kahlon since December 2012. Sources said Ram and Vijender met Kahlon and co-accused Rocky four to five times and took drugs...
  • No clean chit yet to Vijender in drug bust: Police March 9, 2013

    Chandigarh: Olympic bronze medalist Vijender Singh is under the police scrutiny in the drug haul in Mohali and police said that the interrogation so far establishes no direct link to him but hasn't given him the clean chit either. Twenty six kilograms of heroin worth Rs 130 crore was recovered...
  • Mohali: Boxer Vijender denies link to drug haul March 8, 2013

    Chandigarh: Vijender Singh, the first Indian boxer to win an Olympic medal, is in trouble along with another boxer Ram Singh after Punjab Police arrested drug peddler Anup Singh Kahlon, who in a shocking allegation claimed that the two sportsmen were his clients. Kahlon has been arrested in the Rs 130...
  • Mohali drug haul: Hunt on for mastermind, says police March 8, 2013

    Chandigarh: In a major coup, the Punjab Police on Friday busted a drug racket after a raid on Thursday night. Twenty six kilograms of heroin worth Rs 130 crore were recovered from a house outside Chandigarh. Police sources, however, said that the accused Anup Singh Kahlon in a shocking...
  • Mohali drug haul: No links with Vijender found yet, says SSP March 8, 2013

    New Delhi: A police official has now said that no link has been found so far between boxer Vijender Singh and the drug haul in Mohali. SSP, Fatehgarh Sahib, Hardayal Mann Singh said that the investigations "till now did not reveal Vijender's connection to the drug deal". He, however, added...
  • Boxer Vijender denies link to Rs 130 cr drug haul March 8, 2013

    Chandigarh: Olympian Vijender Singh on Friday denied any connection with the recent Rs 130-crore drug haul in Punjab. Vijender called the rumours false and said, "I have nothing to do with these people. I do not know how my name has come up in this matter. I do not know...