8,124 in four months: Kerala sees alarming rise in narcotic cases

While police claim that increased enforcement activities has resulted in the massive uptick in registering of NDPS cases, reports suggest that drug abuse among the public is the prime cause.

published on : 9th May 2022

Aryan Khan drugs case: NCB witness Prabhakar Sail dies of heart attack in Mumbai

Sail's lawyer Tushar Khandare confirmed that Sail died after he suffered a heart attack and that his family members do not suspect any foul play.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Narcotics Control Bureau enhances usage of rarely invoked law to detain drug traffickers

Detention under the law is also one of the grounds that allows the agency to attach the assets of an accused.

published on : 20th February 2022

Punjab and Haryana HC dismisses bail plea of SAD leader Bikram Singh Majithia in drugs case

The court on January 10 had granted interim protection to Majithia from the arrest in the matter while directing him to join the investigation on January 12

published on : 24th January 2022

Court dismisses Majithia's anticipatory bail plea; Punjab CM claims SAD leader's involvement in drug racket

Majithia (46) was booked under the relevant sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act on Monday on the basis of a 2018 status report of a probe.

published on : 24th December 2021

'No weekly appearance': Aryan Khan approaches Bombay HC to revise his bail conditions

Khan has cited difficulties faced by him due to the huge media presence every time when he marks his presence at the NCB office

published on : 10th December 2021

No evidence against Aryan Khan, WhatsApp chats not objectionable: Bombay HC on cruise drugs case

The court said that perusal of the WhatsApp chats extracted from the phone of Aryan Khan shows that nothing objectionable was noticed to suggest that accused hatched a conspiracy.

published on : 20th November 2021

Cruise ship raid case: Court grants bail to another accused Mohak Jaiswal in drugs case

Jaiswal was one of the seven persons including Aryan Khan whom the NCB had apprehended on October 2 before boarding the cruise ship.

published on : 12th November 2021

‘Remarkable change seen in people sent for rehabilitation’ 

Explaining the harmful effects of consuming ganja and other harmful sedatives, the DCP warned of severe action against those who repeatedly commit such crimes. 

published on : 9th November 2021

100 people held under Arms Act, 85 under Excise Act, 22 under NDPS Act in Delhi in October: Data

Eighteen people were held under the Arms Act in north district and five country-made pistols and 10 cartridges were seized from their possession.

published on : 7th November 2021

Disposal of narcotics: Odisha government moves High Court

The division bench of Chief Justice S Muralidhar fixed the date on Monday while issuing notice on a petition filed by the Special Task Force (CID-Crime Branch) of Odisha Police.

published on : 27th October 2021

3 Assam Rifles jawans held for drug trafficking, contraband worth Rs 1 crore seized

The arrests were made at Jokai near Dibrugarh in upper Assam based on inputs shared by the Army intelligence.

published on : 22nd October 2021

Odisha Crime Branch arrest man with Rs 1 crore worth brown sugar

They intercepted Safikul Sk of Beldanga in Murshidabad district on NH-16 near Tangi on Wednesday when he was attempting to deliver the consignment to a customer.

published on : 22nd October 2021

In a first, drug peddler's assets seized by Bengaluru police

In a first, the Surya City police have confiscated movable and immovable properties worth Rs 1.6 crore belonging to an inter-state drug peddler.

published on : 5th September 2021

ED probe triggers ‘users or victims’ debate in Tollywood drugs case

The Excise Department had filed chargesheets in the court, omitting the Tollywood biggies from blame, as they were found to be the end-users and therefore were seen as victims.

published on : 2nd September 2021
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