Police found them in possession of two polythene pockets which contained 30 MDMA tablets, each weighing about 11 grams, and 23 small packets of cocaine powder, each weighing about 21 grams
The police on Wednesday arrested three youths while they were transporting 11g of MDMA and 8.6 kg of ganja in a car.
“More people are involved, and there is a big network that supplied the narcotics to the accused, who became friends after coming to Kochi,” said a senior police officer.
The excise has arrested a youth suspected to be the main supplier of MDMA in Kochi.
The team probing the seizure of 168 gm of MDMA at Kariyad junction in Nedumbassery has launched a hunt for an aide of the Nigerian national arrested from Bengaluru in the case.
Cops say accused a major link in supply of MDMA across country; he arrived in India in 2016
Among those arrested was Mahender Singh who used to deliver drugs on his two-wheeler at the doorstep of his customers wearing a Zomato shirt, said the Hyderabad Police Commissioner.
The Poojappura police arrested two men and seized 25gm of the psychotropic synthetic drug MDMA from them.
A drug peddler from Nigeria based here has been arrested. The consignment with 7,000 tablets of MDMA had arrived at the Foreign Post Office on January 27 for an individual in Bagalur.
Police say synthetic psychotropic drugs edging out marijuana from streets. In 20 days, 66 NDPS cases were registered, and 91 persons were arrested in Kasaragod.
Bengaluru-based drug-trafficking racket was coordinating with local groups, say cops
“We collected the details of their contact in New Delhi after analysing the Call Data Records (CDR). We are in the process of collecting more details.
In a major drug haul, the excise team on Sunday seized 3kg of MDMA valued at Rs 2 crore at the Aluva railway station.
The trio are residents of Humayun Nagar, Mehdipatnam and Alamsguda.
The police on Tuesday seized around 300gm of MDMA worth approximately Rs 10 lakh from a 29-year-old Morayur native here.