CM urges traders to stop selling ganja, gutka in shops

By | December 6, 2019

Puducherry, Dec 4 (UNI) Stating that Ganja and Gutka were banned in the Union Territory, Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayansamy on Wednesday urged the traders here not to sell them in shops under the guise of tobacco. In a release here, the Chief Minister said complaints galore that Gutka is being sold under the pretext… Read More »

10 ganja peddlers arrested in Tamil Nadu’s Madurai district

By | December 6, 2019

MADURAI: Police on Tuesday arrested 10 ganja peddlers from different parts of Madurai district and seized a total of 14.4kg of ganja from them. The Usilampatti Town police seized 10.1kg of ganja from a youth and arrested him. Seven more cases were registered at various other police stations, including Keelavalavu, Sedapatti and Alanganallur, on the… Read More »

16 kg ganja seized, 4 held at Khordha

By | December 6, 2019

TT TT 0 An excise squad conducted raids in Khorda town and seized 16 kg of ganja worth Rs 80,000 and arrested four persons in this connection on Monday. The arrestees were identified as Dasharathi Naik (26) of Nuagaon in Nayagarh distrtict and Md Kabut Ullah Sk (19), Md Asik Sk (25) and Md Suraj… Read More »

Iran attending intl. law enforcement seminar in China

By | December 2, 2019

TEHRAN, Nov. 30 (MNA) – Iran is taking part in the 16th Aunual Law-enforcement Seminar with Foreign Law Enforcement Community (FLECC), in Shenzhen, southern China. The representative of Law Enforcement Force of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the session  Yusef Mousapour delivered a speech about fighting narcotics, chemical precursors, and money laundering. He gave a report about the… Read More »

Over 256 kg of drugs seized, 12 people arrested across India over 2 weeks

By | December 2, 2019

NCB sleuths have seized over 256 kg narcotics and arrested a dozen people in connection with drug trafficking cases across the country over the last fortnight, officials said Saturday. They said the federal anti-narcotics agency has stepped up action against traffickers and drug cartels and these figures are a result of its concerted efforts, apart from undertaking joint action with… Read More »

Four Hyderabad students held by Tadepalli police for transporting ganja

By | December 2, 2019

VIJAYAWADA: Tadepalli police arrested four students, seizing 2.5 kg ganja from their possession near the Prakasam Barrage on Monday afternoon. During the police interrogation, the four accused – K Purnachandra Rao, Papaganti Dinesh, Bolosu Anvesh and Rupani Manikanta – confessed to their crime and told the police that they had purchased the ganja from Vizag Agency… Read More »

Ganja consumption has increased in Tamil Nadu in recent years, says DGP

By | December 2, 2019

Common platform to share information regarding the drug trade among States stressed at meeting in Chennai Tamil Nadu Director General of Police (DGP) J.K.Tripathy has pointed out that that ganja consumption has increased in the State in recent years. The Southern Regional Police Coordination Committee meeting of officers heading the Narcotic Enforcement Wings was convened by… Read More »

Over 1 ton of narcotics confiscated in SE Iran

By | December 2, 2019

TEHRAN, Nov. 27 (MNA) – The police forces of the Sistan and Baluchestan province, southeastern Iran, have seized 1.030 tons of narcotics in Saravan. Police Deputy Chief of Sistan and Balouchestan province Brigadier General Ahmad Taheri said on Wednesday that some 1 ton and 30 kilograms of different drugs were seized during clashes between the… Read More »

12 arrested in Athens drug bust

By | December 2, 2019

Top row, from left: Nathan Henry Rodriguez, Justin Lynn Craig, Jeffery Ryan Solomon, Eric Dan Meadows, Ashley Nicole Hill and Clarence Henry McDaniel Jr.; bottom row, from left: Patricia Ann White, Sera Brooke Goff, Pamela Ann Moore, Latoya Racheal Harris, Christopher Ryan Aday and Ashley Kaye Hill. Twelve people were arrested Monday morning after a… Read More »

First Drug Czar Targeted Illegal Narcotics in Racing

By | December 2, 2019

Georgia Boy stood defiantly silent under the shedrow, federal narcotics agents stationed on his right and his left, pinning the burly man’s arms. A thuggish trainer with a reputation for abuse and for injecting potent mixes of drugs into his horses before every race, Georgia Boy had been in custody for hours. His arrest for… Read More »