A Shiv Sena leader from Idukki district of Kerala has been arrested with 17 kg hashish oil in his possession.
He was nabbed along with his lawyer and another one from Kattappana, Idukki by a group of police on Saturday night.
Hashish oil worth 20 crore has been caught, police sources said. They said the group was arrested by the police team in the leadership of DySP.
The arrested have later been identified as Adv Biju Mon, Vipin Divakaran and Anju mash. Two more accused are still in large, police said.
Police added that they conducted the raid following a tip-off from sources.
More details of the arrest would be revealed in a press meet called by DySP on Sunday afternoon.