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Mumbai police arrest UP constable for link to gang smuggling drugs worth Rs 1.69 cr

May 11, 2022 5:35 pm

Police constable Amit Kumar Singh, 32, was posted at Hapur Police Line in Hapur, Uttar Pradesh, and had been a part of the police force since 2011.

Odisha youth dies while ‘evading arrest’, rights panel orders probe

May 02, 2022 5:28 pm

According to the police, Manoranjan Gedi (25) died under mysterious circumstances after allegedly falling off a speeding motorbike in Abhaychandrapur police limits.

Singapore executes specially-abled Indian-origin Malaysian drug trafficker

April 27, 2022 2:05 pm

Dharmalingam, 34, was arrested in 2009 for trafficking 42.72 grams of heroin into Singapore, which has some of the world's toughest drugs laws, and was handed a death sentence the following year.

Thailand seizes $30 mln of crystal meth hidden in boxing punch bags

December 23, 2021 5:31 pm

Customs officers inspected the shipment after growing suspicious of the Thai-made training equipment which is not in high demand in Australia, Thai and Australian officials investigating the matter told a news conference in Bangkok.

Singapore court found Indian-origin drug trafficker isn't suffering from intellectual disability, says envoy

November 12, 2021 11:32 am

Some UN human rights experts had claimed that awarding the death penalty for drug crimes is incompatible with international law and said the punishment should only be imposed for the most serious crimes.

Delhi police arrest two members of interstage drug mafia, seize 358 kg marijuana

September 20, 2021 9:04 am

The accused were coming from Andhra Pradesh in two or three cars to deliver the consignment in Delhi, said the police.

Monitoring dark web helps Bengaluru police restrict flow of synthetic drugs

August 16, 2021 12:44 pm

In January this year, the police seized LSD worth Rs 1.30 crore as a result of constant monitoring of activities on dark web.

Suspicious drug packets in Jakhau

July 07, 2021 3:23 am

The hovercraft belonging to the Coast Guard was on a routine patrol when these packets weighing 21.4 kilograms were spotted.

International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 2021: Significance, theme, date and history

June 26, 2021 10:47 am

International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 2021: As per UNODC, COVID-19 has brought unprecedented public awareness on health, protective measures for staying healthy, and most importantly, and on protecting each other.

Bail denied to Nawab Malik's son-in-law in drugs case

February 27, 2021 12:42 am

Khan, who was arrested by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on January 9, filed for bail earlier this month, which was rejected last week.