A senior police officer said the police are attempting to establish if Wisdom has a previous criminal record for peddling drugs. “It is very difficult to verify that as foreign nationals don’t always give us their proper names and try to withhold their identities,” said the officer.
A member of Rise Up, a Manila-based coalition of church-related groups opposing the drug war, told Reuters that families of about 20 victims joined the procession. “I came to support the family. I want justice for Kian and all victims – including my son,” said Katherine David.
In May this year, police in the tourist state had asked its personnel to arrest people, found drinking in public places, including beaches. At a meeting held in Calangute that month, citizens had complained about drinking on beaches as well other public places and no action being taken against them.
Thane Joint Commissioner of Police Madhukar Pandey warned parents, teachers and students to remain vigilant and urged children to take a pledge to not indulge in any form of substance abuse.
The drug, popularly known as ICE, was set to be smuggled to the US and the UK, and is worth Rs 40 crore in the international market.
Sources in the government said the aim to setup the centre is to provide women addicts a “friendly environment”, while giving them “comprehensive treatment.”
As Punjab’s government denies the gravity of the problem, drugs take a growing toll in the once prosperous state.
At least 15 packets of heroin and weapons were recovered from the intruders believed to have entered from Pakistan.
India hockey captain Sardar Singh is ready to help spread awareness in Punjab against drugs
The study states that when it comes to psychotropic drugs, it would be better to shift to a neuroscience-based system rather than the current psychotropic naming system.
Such sites generally provide the bulk of traffic to pharmacies and drug makers selling online.
Once a drug addict, Mehtaab talks of his transformation into a short story writer in Punjabi and Urdu.
As per protocol, Mumbai police commissioner Datta Padsalgikar along with other senior officers accompanied the seizures that were collected from several units along with the Anti-Terrorism Squad to Taloja.
According to the police, the Bandra unit of the ANC received a tip-off about drug-peddlers coming to Vikhroli with a consignment of mephedrone.
‘Want to ensure Jay Mukhi, Kishore Rathod don’t leave India’.