Category Archives: Narcotics

Assam: One Arrested For Drug Peddling

By | September 17, 2019

GUWAHATI: In an operation against narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances, Kamrup police on Friday, September 13 arrested an alleged drug peddler namely Ikram Ali. The police also seized around 300 grams of suspected brown sugar. Ali hails from Rangia. It is to be mentioned that earlier on September 6, Mangaldai police had arrested a female… Read More »

Iran and Azerbaijan are fighting drug smuggling

By | September 16, 2019

Recently, Astrakhan custom officers found hashish on an Iranian ship. The problem of drug smuggling from Iran is faced not only by Russia, but to a greater extent by Azerbaijan, which has a rather long land border with Iran. The State Border Service of Azerbaijan regularly prevents smuggling of dangerous substances into the country. As… Read More »

The ban on cannabis in Canada

By | September 16, 2019

Cannabis is the most extensively used illegal drug. For many years marijuana was banned in many countries including Canada. As the pros of Marijuana were researched, like it could be used I medical treatments as well as an alternative for most of the heavily produced goods like paper, chalk, clothing, biofuel, nutritional supplement, etc Canadian… Read More »

South Africa is Now on the Verge of Cannabis Legalization

By | September 16, 2019

ByJohn Veit The Global Cannabis March in Cape Town, South Africa/ Dagga Couple South Africa’s history of State-sponsored segregation has taught cannabis activists there to avoid the pitfalls of botanical segregation and embrace the eons-old history of use by indigenous people. While countries around the globe struggle to re-regulate, commodify and capitalize on the plant’s… Read More »

‘Haryana fast catching up with Punjab, should take lesson from its neighbour’

By | September 13, 2019

Substance abuse is being increasingly recognised as a global challenge. A recently conducted national survey featured Haryana as being among Top 10 states in most of the substances abused. Punjab has been battling with the opioid problem for almost two decades. Despite popular perception that the problem was restricted to Punjab, this survey shows that… Read More »

Chandigarh: Man held with 20kg ganja at bus stand

By | September 13, 2019

CHANDIGARH: Police on Monday night arrested a 40-year-old man after 20kg ganja was recovered from him at the bus stand in Sector 43. The accused has been identified as Shiv Parsad of Mansukh Baikunthpur village in Chhattisgarh. Two constablespatrolling at the rear side of the scooter parking at the bus stand saw the accused coming… Read More »

Drug peddler held with heroin

By | September 13, 2019

Rs 2.5L recovered from him, sent to 2-day police custody Also in this section 10-day time limit for 19 services at RLA Pbi singers’ spat stage-managed? Labourer gets life term for girl’s murder Corruption blot on traffic police in city 40-year-old cab driver killed Mohali, September 10 The police have arrested a drug peddler with… Read More »

The Pacific, Australia and New Zealand’s meth highway

By | September 13, 2019

Police forces around the Pacific have been caught off guard by the growth of the methamphetamine trade in the region. That’s the view of a specialist in transnational crime and drug trafficking in the Asia-Pacific. Photo: RNZ / Claire Eastham-FarrellyListen to more on Dateline Pacific duration5′ :40″Add to playlistDownload Download as Ogg Download as MP3 Play Ogg in… Read More »

Above 7 tons of illicit drugs confiscated in two weeks in SE Iran

By | September 12, 2019

TEHRAN, Sep. 11 (MNA) – The police forces of the Sistan and Baluchestan province, southeastern Iran, have seized 7 tons and 179 kilograms of narcotics in the province in last two weeks. Police Chief of Sistan and Balouchestan province Brigadier General Mohammad Ghanbari said on Wednesday that the anti-narcotics police of the province confiscated 7.197 kilograms… Read More »