Drug smuggling

DRI busts drug racket, seizes 13.2 kg pseudoephedrine bound for Australia

Based on a tip-off, the DRI, Bengaluru, intercepted one consignment booked through courier at Bangalore International Airport.

published on : 19th October 2020

DRI busts interstate drug smuggling gang, seizes 25 kg of pseudoephedrine in Chennai

On detailed examination of the consignment kept in 15 cartons, around 25 kg of white coloured powder believed to be pseudoephedrine was found concealed in the inner walls of the boxes

published on : 29th September 2020

House of DSP-rank officer in Chennai suspected to be used for drug peddling

The officers of the Narcotics Control Bureau received an anonymous tip off about the 40-year-old accused peddling loads of contrabands.

published on : 4th August 2020

BSF man posted in J&K arrested by Punjab Police in drug smuggling case

One pistol, 80 rounds of ammunition, two magazines, and two rounds of 12 bore along with three mobile phones have also been recovered from him.

published on : 12th July 2020

Eight graduates arrested for drug smuggling

The accused were caught while trying to sell the drugs to college students.

published on : 6th July 2020

Indian man arrested for smuggling 3,346 pounds of marijuana into US

Singh was arrested driving a commercial truck on the Peace Bridge from Canada to the US at Niagara Falls in the upstate New York.

published on : 17th June 2020

Two Nigerians held for drug trafficking, NCB says their high involvement cause of worry

The federal anti-narcotics agency has expressed concern over the high number of Nigerian nationals involved in drug smuggling in the country.

published on : 13th June 2020

Nine-member drug smugglers’ gang busted

With the arrest of nine persons near Thondi on Wednesday night, the district police claimed to have busted a drug smuggling racket.

published on : 22nd May 2020

'Cartels are scrambling': Coronavirus snarls global drug trade

One of the main suppliers that shut down is in Wuhan, the epicenter of the global outbreak.

published on : 20th April 2020

1.5kg of ganja, 3gm of MDMA seized in drug haul; four arrested in Kochi

The sleuths launched the operation following a tip-off that sale and abuse of ganja and other drugs was high among migrant workers in Nettoor.

published on : 9th March 2020