Narcotics worth Rs 111.41 crore seized at Chennai airport in two incidents, foreigner among 2 held

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.

published on : 13th August 2022

Drugs worth Rs 6.15 Lakh seized,  three arrested

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.

published on : 30th May 2022

Excise sleuths nab three, seize 56 g cocaine

The contraband worth Rs 1,28,000 was handed over to Dhoolpet Excise police for further investigation. 

published on : 25th May 2022

Three African students arrested after being caught with cocaine, MDMA in Puducherry

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

published on : 17th May 2022

Experts worried by rise of cocaine processing in Europe 

More than 214 tons of cocaine were seized in Europe in 2020, a 6% increase from the previous year.

published on : 6th May 2022

2 coke carriers part of African drug cartel?

Initial inquiries revealed that both the passengers, including the woman from Angola are visiting India for the first time. 

published on : 4th May 2022

Cocaine worth Rs 80 crore seized at Hyderabad airport, 2 held

Each passenger carried 4 kg cocaine in packet form by concealing them in the false bottom of their trolley bags.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Rs 80 Cr worth Cocaine seized, two held at Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi International Airport

According to DRI, smuggling drugs by Air increased with easing restrictions on air travel and increased passenger traffic. 

published on : 2nd May 2022

Tanzanian arrested with cocaine worth Rs 11.57 crore at RGIA

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. 

published on : 27th April 2022

Cocaine peddler eyed foreign business during hockey World Cup: STF

Ravi had come in contact with foreigners during Commonwealth Games, supplied them cocaine

published on : 16th April 2022

Drugs seized in a pub in Hyderabad

It was learnt that much of the cocaine supplied during the party was consumed by the guests before the raid took place.

published on : 3rd April 2022

Local drug network likely behind Nigerian woman arrested from Kochi: DRI

Directorate of Revenue Intelligence officers suspect the involvement of key persons from the network in the operations of a Nigerian woman caught from Kochi.

published on : 22nd February 2022

Ugandan woman with 1 kg of cocaine in stomach held at Delhi airport

The woman was admitted to RML hospital and it took four days for recovery of all 91 cocaine-filled capsules from her body.

published on : 29th December 2021

Major cocaine haul in Hyderabad ahead of New Year

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.

published on : 24th December 2021

German Police smash cocaine ring accused of smuggling tons

The gang disappeared from view after that find, but the investigation pointed to efforts to build new smuggling routes via Colombia, Panama and Mexico.

published on : 30th November 2021

Sofia Vergara to portray drug Queenpin Griselda Blanco in Netflix limited series

According to Variety, the series titled 'Griselda' chronicles the real-life story of a savvy and ambitious Colombian businesswoman who created one of the most profitable drug cartels in history.

published on : 4th November 2021

International police operation seizes cocaine worth USD 232 million from Atlantic Ocean

The operation involved police from Portugal, Spain, the Drug Enforcement Agency in the United States and the United Kingdom's National Crime Agency.

published on : 18th October 2021

Cocaine seized from 2 Nigerians in Kochi

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence seized around 530 grams of cocaine from two Nigerian women on Friday, Oct 15.

published on : 18th October 2021

Nigerian held for peddling cocaine in Hyderabad

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.

published on : 4th October 2021

Bollywood stars high-paying clients to D-Company’s drug cartel, say officials

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.

published on : 4th October 2021
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