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NCB arrests 11 drug traffickers in one week

Out of the total 133.28 kg ganja seized by the agency, 105.886 kg ganja was seized on August 13 by NCB’s Indore zonal unit near Dudhiya, Indore, Madhya Pradesh after arresting two drug traffickers.

Driver carrying drugs worth $140 mn gets caught after ramming van into police car

The man slammed the drug-filled van into the empty police patrol car at Eastwood in the city's north on Monday morning, crushing its bonnet, before speeding off. However, he was caught on camera.


Seized opioid was bound for Mexico, key accused a known narcotics offender: Mumbai Police

Police has identified heart patient Salim Dola (52) as a key figure in the Fentanyl seizure. Dola’s plan was to send the containers to Mexico through cargo at the Mumbai airport, said police.

India, Sri Lanka to firm up plan to combat drug crimes; bilateral meet in Delhi

As per data, six Sri Lankan nationals were arrested by Indian agencies during the last year for drug-related crimes while about 96kg of contraband like heroin, ganja, hashish and cocaine was seized during the same period.

Narcotics seizure increases by 300%; highest at 3.6 lakh kg in 2017, says report

An all-time high destruction of illicit poppy cultivation was also done in 2017 as 7,602 acres of such crop was cleared by multiple agencies as compared to what was done anytime since 2013.

Form narcotics squads in 14 districts, says CP Amulya Patnaik

The direction states that even though the existing laws are sufficient to deal with the problem, there is an urgent need to make the most of the the legal provisions and supplement them by adopting effective administrative steps.


Pakistani drug smuggler killed; 10 kg narcotics, arms seized along International Border, says BSF

Meanwhile, in another incident, the border force apprehended a 30-year-old Pakistani national, a resident of Lahore, from the Maharsona border post in the Fazilka district of the state late last night. "The man is being questioned," the official said.

4 narcotic smugglers held in Kashmir

Police has arrested four alleged narcotic smugglers with various types of drugs in separate incidents from parts of Jammu and Samba districts.

Techie arrested for peddling drugs via social media in Bengaluru

The techie was selling marijuana and other narcotic substances through a Facebook page called 'Bangalore cannabis,' the police said.

‘Party drug’ worth Rs 1.5 crore seized in Mizoram, 4 arrested

The seizure (which took place around 11 pm) follows an earlier haul of 58,800 methamphetamine tablets with a street value of Rs 1.76 crores at Thingdawl.

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Narco War: These figures show why Udta Punjab matters

An Indian Express investigation on the narcotics war in Punjab.

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Congress protests against Chhattisgarh CM

Raipur, Feb 08 (ANI): The Congress activists on Monday were seen protesting against Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh in Raipur. The Congress activists accused Singh of "misusing" constitutional powers. They staged a fake narcotics test to represent how leaders like Raman Singh misuse their powers for their own benefit and not for the common man. One of the protestors said they will stage protest in Bilaspur, Ambikapur and Jagdalpur on February 9, 10 and 16.