Monday, Feb 06, 2023

drug smuggling


'Honey-trapped' man tries to smuggle cocaine worth Rs 28 crore into India; arrested in Mumbai

January 12, 2023 1:15 pm

According to officials in Mumbai, the cocaine was ingeniously concealed in layers in a specially designed false cavity in a duffel bag.

Proclaimed offender wanted in drug smuggling, fake currency case arrested

October 20, 2022 9:06 am

Five people including a practising advocate, Jatin Salwan, a retired Chandigarh police inspector, Tarsem Singh Rana, and three others including Narender Singh, Navjot Singh and Lovepreet Kaur were arrested in July, 2016. Jarnail was declared a PO in June, 2017.

In 4 trips in 9 months, accused supplied drugs, weapons from Pak to 3 states

May 12, 2022 3:53 am

SP: Had transported drugs and weapons airdropped by drones from across border to Punjab, Haryana, Maharashtra; caught during trip to Telangana

Viral video shows man openly selling drugs by railway tracks, cops nab seven

May 05, 2022 7:03 am

The accused were identified as Pardeep Kumar Jazzy, who was seen in the video selling drugs, and Shivam, Ravi, Deepak, Baljeet Singh, Hira Singh, and Amritpal Singh Jinda, all residents of Faridkot.

Mundra drug haul: Smugglers linked to Pak terror groups, NIA tells court

March 15, 2022 7:09 am

The NIA filed a chargesheet Monday against 16 people — 11 Afghan nationals, four Indians and an Iranian — in connection with the case. The heroin seizure was made by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence and the consignment was said to be worth over Rs 21,000 crore.

Over 19 tonne drugs seized in Haryana in 2021, says DGP

December 29, 2021 5:46 pm

As much as 271 kg opium, over 140-kg charas/sulpha, 6,931 kg poppy husk, 8.218 kg smack, 11,666 kg ganja and 16.882 kg heroin were confiscated during seizures.

Court rejects anticipatory bail plea of man who ‘smuggled contraband’

December 06, 2021 8:13 am

The court said the prima facie evidence shows that the man is part of a chain which engages innocent persons to send drugs internationally.

UAE eases drug laws: No more jail for those bringing in THC

November 29, 2021 5:06 pm

The reforms come as part of a wider legal overhaul announced as the UAE celebrates a half-century since its founding and seeks to boost its image as a cosmopolitan hub.

Delhi court convicts Tanzanian woman for smuggling meth, orders disciplinary enquiry against NCB officers

September 02, 2021 10:11 am

As per the prosecution, on April 2, 2018, the convict was on her way to Goa when she was intercepted by an NCB team that got information that she was peddling methamphetamine. The narcotics were found in a false cavity in her suitcase.

Amritsar man arrested with 17 kg of heroin

August 27, 2021 5:33 am

The accused has been identified as Ranjit Singh alias Sonu, a resident of Shaheed Udham Singh Colony, Amritsar, who was using two specially designed and fabricated compartments fitted underneath the vehicle to smuggle the consignment, said the DGP.