New Delhi: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Monday arrested Jitendra Tiwari, the famous Muchhad Paanwala in South Mumbai, in connection with a supply chain of marijuana. The NCB started questioning the millionaire vendor in the morning and went on till late evening.
According to reports, the drugs watchdog recovered a scheduled NDPS substance from Muchhad Paanwala’s shop situated in the upscale Kemp’s corner of South Mumbai. He was traced after the NCB arrested a British national and two women in Bandra in the marijuana supply ring case.
Tiwari was summoned by the NCB at around 10:30 AM.
Tiwari, who drives a Mercedes, is known to cater to many bigshots, including Bollywood celebrities. He is one of the first paanwalas to have a website and his speciality paan is often served catered at major events and functions. He is also famous among tourists.