narcotics

Saudi-bound Indian held at Delhi airport with 81 bottles of banned cough syrup

The passenger, who was scheduled to fly to Saudi capital Riyadh via Jeddah last Thursday, was intercepted at the T-3 of IGI airport and handed over to the Customs by the CISF.

published on : 8th October 2019

Call centre employees arrested for selling synthetic drugs in Chennai luxury hotel's bar 

Police nabbed them and seized 10 Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) tablets and two LSD stamps worth Rs 1.50 lakh.

published on : 26th August 2019

Graduate drug pushers on prowl in posh bars; two held

The accused are employees of call centre in Tiruvanmiyur, say cops  

published on : 26th August 2019

Cartels target Calicut, Cochin airports for smuggling drugs

As per the information shared by Qatar with the External Affairs Ministry, the highest number of Indians booked for smuggling drugs at Doha airport boarded flights from Calicut airport.

published on : 24th August 2019

Seven kg cannabis seized from passenger at Guwahati station

During routine checking of the train around 6 am, a railway staff recovered the contraband from the passenger travelling in the Tripura Sundori Express, official said.

published on : 16th August 2019

Telangana High Court refuses bail to narcotics case accused

After hearing the cases and having regard to the quantity of material recovered from their possession, the judge refused to grant bail to them and dismissed the petitions.

published on : 11th August 2019

NIA arrests man in Rs 2700 crore narcotics smuggling case 

The case relates to the haul of 532 kg of heroin, which was being smuggled from Pakistan in a truck through trade route at Attari border on June 29.

published on : 10th August 2019

Former CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana given additional charge of NCB Director General 

Asthana, who was second in command in the CBI, was transferred as DG CAS after a bitter tug of war with the then chief of the investigation agency Alok Verma.

published on : 31st July 2019

Anti-narcotics clubs to be set up in Thiruvananthapuram schools

Growing drug abuse among students in the city has become a headache to cops.

published on : 20th July 2019

1,818 kg precursor of meth seized from Greater Noida

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Saturday claimed to have made the country’s highest seizure of over 1,800-kg pseudoephedrine from a house in Greater Noida.

published on : 12th May 2019

Indian truck driver arrested with drugs in Nepal

Meraz Alam, 25, of Bihar was arrested with 213 kg of hashish and 2.250 kg of opium from Nepal's Kalanki area yesterday after the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) received a tip-off.

published on : 25th June 2018

Interpol-wanted Indian hotelier arrested in Nepal for drug trafficking

Masur Ahmad Lary was arrested from Maharajgunj area of Kathmandu, said a senior police officer of Kathmandu Metropolitan Police Office.

published on : 8th February 2018

How cannabis in Himachal's hills is turning phirangs into locals

The snow-capped mountains and gushing brooks of Himachal seem straight out of a Tennyson poem but there’s a stark side to this seeming serenity: ever-increasing drug cultivation and abuse.

published on : 2nd November 2017

Tollywood gets Wednesday fever as drug probe begins

Officials will try to find if any rule in NDPS Act was violated by celebrities, & whether they are only users or supplied drugs too

published on : 19th July 2017