Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus News September 30 Highlights: On the basis of specific information, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) Bengaluru zonal unit seized 750 tablets of MDMA and arrested four persons from the city.
According to NCB, the contraband was imported from the Netherlands via the darknet and paid through bitcoins. The accused have been identified as K Pramodh, mastermind Fahim and their associates, A Hashir and SS Shetty
According to NCB statement, Fahim learnt the concept of purchasing drugs online through a popular web series. He started purchasing crypto-currency and through crypto-currency ordered drugs from darknet.
The NCB officials said that Fahim would order the drugs at various locations across India and sell it to students from Manipal University – Udupi, NMAMIT College – Udupi, and also clubs at Manipal, Karnataka and SRM university, Chennai.
NCB said that further investigations into the case are underway.