drug smuggling

NIA arrests 9 Lankans from Tiruchy special camp for drug smuggling bid

The nine arrested have been taken to Chennai, sources said, adding that they would be presented before the Poonamallee special court and later taken to Kerala. 

published on : 20th December 2022

Pakistan drone shot down by BSF, 27 kg heroin, pistol recovered

Sources said that the BSF around 12.05 am heard a buzzing sound of a drone entering Indian territory near Churiwala Chusti village in Fazilka district.

published on : 4th December 2022

Cracking the covert app that exposed Europe's drug gangs

More than a year and a half later, detectives on both sides of the border agree that the Sky ECC probe marked a turning point in the war against drug gangs.

published on : 2nd December 2022

TN govt must rein in drug smuggling: TMC

Tamil Manila Congress (TMC) president GK Vasan has urged the State government to rein in online gambling and drug smuggling with an iron hand.

published on : 23rd September 2022

NIA raids over three dozen locations against 'terror gangs' in many states

Sources said that these gang members indulged in extortion, drug smuggling, and other organised criminal activities to finance their nefarious designs.

published on : 12th September 2022

Man who used morphed Aadhaar card in bid to courier drugs from Bengaluru to Australia nabbed in Chennai

The drug racket spreads across three states and the arrest of this 46-year-old native of Chennai would help unravel more such cases, said a top Customs official

published on : 21st May 2022

Ephedrine drug smuggling case: Vijayawada police get four-day custody of accused

On Wednesday, the Vijayawada city police filed a petition in the court seeking the custody of Venkateshan, hailing from Chennai, for further questioning.

published on : 15th May 2022

Angamaly-Karukutty NH-544 stretch remains key transit point for ganja smuggling

Out of a total of 550 kg of ganja seized over the past one and a half years in the district, 370 kg was recovered from the Angamaly-Karukutty stretch of the NH 544.

published on : 4th April 2022

Sacked Tamil Nadu government officer gets 10 years jail for ganja smuggling

The incident happened in June 2018, when Arun, Ravi, and Sriram were on their way through the Batlagundu-Kodaikanal Road in Dindigul district in a vehicle.

published on : 14th March 2022