In the first incident the authorities, on specific inputs, confiscated cocaine and heroin concealed in the cabin baggage, shoes and slippers of a passenger on his arrival from Addis Ababa.
Police arrested three persons near the railway station in Guntakal on Sunday and seized cocaine and mephedrone worth Rs 6.15 lakh and two mobile phones from them.
The contraband worth Rs 1,28,000 was handed over to Dhoolpet Excise police for further investigation.
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
More than 214 tons of cocaine were seized in Europe in 2020, a 6% increase from the previous year.
Initial inquiries revealed that both the passengers, including the woman from Angola are visiting India for the first time.
Each passenger carried 4 kg cocaine in packet form by concealing them in the false bottom of their trolley bags.
According to DRI, smuggling drugs by Air increased with easing restrictions on air travel and increased passenger traffic.
According to the DRI, the sleuths intercepted the passenger who disembarked an Air Emirates flight on April 21 based on data analysis and intelligence gathering.
Ravi had come in contact with foreigners during Commonwealth Games, supplied them cocaine
It was learnt that much of the cocaine supplied during the party was consumed by the guests before the raid took place.
Directorate of Revenue Intelligence officers suspect the involvement of key persons from the network in the operations of a Nigerian woman caught from Kochi.
The woman was admitted to RML hospital and it took four days for recovery of all 91 cocaine-filled capsules from her body.
In the largest ever haul of cocaine since Telangana was formed, a Madhapur special operations team, on Thursday, seized 183 grams of cocaine and 44 ecstasy pills worth Rs 26 lakh.
The gang disappeared from view after that find, but the investigation pointed to efforts to build new smuggling routes via Colombia, Panama and Mexico.
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The operation involved police from Portugal, Spain, the Drug Enforcement Agency in the United States and the United Kingdom's National Crime Agency.
The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence seized around 530 grams of cocaine from two Nigerian women on Friday, Oct 15.
The police also seized four grams of cocaine from the accused, who was allegedly trying to sell the banned drug to customers and they are now on the lookout for his accomplice.
It’s no secret anymore that Mumbai’s drug cartel is being peddled by the D-Company and that most of the Bollywood stars and strugglers are its high-paying clients.