Category Archives: Hashish

The ganja debate

By | November 5, 2018

To legalise it or not, is an issue that ought be considered Marijuana or cannabis, traditionally called ganja, the psychoactive plant whose consumption is controlled or banned in many countries, has been at the centre of a global dialogue over legalisation in the 21st century. Over the course of the last year, there has been… Read More »

Ganja and prescription drugs addiction on the rise

By | June 27, 2018

Rampant cultivation of the banned weed in the Agency areas blamed A year ago Karthik (name changed) was a bright student, studying computer science at a reputed engineering college and hails from an affluent family. Today, the second year engineering student is a wreck and a shadow of his past, recuperating at a de-addiction centre.… Read More »

Man arrested at Katpadi for possessing ganja

By | April 4, 2018

The accused was carrying 8 kg of the cannabis Sleuths attached to the Narcotics Intelligence Bureau-Criminal Investigation Department (NIB-CID), Vellore, arrested a 28-year-old man from Tripura at the Katpadi railway station on Friday for possessing 8 kg of ganja. A team led by N. Kokila, inspector of NIB-CID, Vellore, under the supervision of B. Geetha,… Read More »

Hashish oil, ganja seized

By | April 4, 2018

The Thripunithura police on Thursday seized hashish oil worth several lakhs of rupees from a 28-year-old man. The arrested man was identified as Arshad Ibrahim, a native of Erumeli. Acting on a tip-off, the police arrested Ibrahim from an isolated location near the Arkkakadavu bridge on Wednesday. On examination, the officers recovered 374 grams of… Read More »

Opium and Hashish recovered from a car headed to Peshawar

By | January 30, 2018

KHYBER AGENCY: Khasadar forces foiled an attempt of smuggling of narcotics from tribal region to Peshawar by recovering huge cache of hashish and opium from a Peshawar bound vehicle here at Bagyari checkpoint on Friday. Line Officer, Jamrud Tehseenullah Afridi said that the Khasadar during their routine duty, stopped a suspected Suzuki van carrying registration no.… Read More »