Inter-State gang of ganja smugglers arrested in Warangal

By | November 9, 2019

Warangal Urban: Warangal Commissonerate Task Force police in coordination with Hasanparthy police arrested two members of an inter-State gang of ganja smugglers and seized 320 kg of processed ganja worth Rs 32 lakhs from them on Saturday. The arrested were identified as Shaik Sohail of Nagaram locality in Nizamabad and Mohammad Saddam alias Shaik of Millat… Read More »

Two drug peddlers die in Rohtak jail, kin protest

By | November 7, 2019

HISAR: Family members of two men, who died in Rohtak jail after they were arrested for smuggling ganja with nine others on October 19, staged a protest outside the office of Narnaund sub-divisional magistrate (SDM) with the body of one of the deceased. The protesters lifted the sit-in after the administration gave an assurance providing… Read More »

Illegal activities a black mark on homestays in Kodagu

By | November 7, 2019

The hidden activities inside homestays in Kodagu have become a blot on tourism activities. The unauthorised homestays have turned into centres for illegal activities, allege a few residents. The activities of these homestays came to light aer police raids recently. The homestays that should have introduced the culture and tradition of the land have been… Read More »

Farmer found with ganja during arrest for making threat

By | November 7, 2019

A 24-year-old farmer who was allegedly found with 300 grammes of cannabis when police were attempting to arrest him for threatening a Friendship resident was granted bail on Friday after he denied all the charges against him. Delon Richardson, of Lot 46 D’Urban Street, appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan in a Georgetown court, where… Read More »

Drive against ganja smuggling intensified in harvest season

By | November 7, 2019

16,000 kg of contraband seized in last 70 days, say officials The excise and prohibition officials have intensified checks on the ganja smuggling in the district, with a special focus on Visakhapatnam Agency, in the wake of the harvesting season of the contraband crop. The crack down has resulted in the seizure of around 16,000 kg ganja… Read More »

Three arrested with charas, opium

By | November 7, 2019

PESHAWAR: The Anti-Narcotics Force on Monday seized 71 kilogrammes of charas and 12kg opium and arrested three smugglers. They were named Hashim Khan, Rehman Shah, and Subhanullah, residents of Jumrud tehsil of Khyber tribal district. An ANF spokesman said the police had registered a case and started further investigations. Also, the excise, taxation and narcotics… Read More »