UP native held with 20-kg ganja

By | July 11, 2019

Panchkula, July 9 The police have arrested a person for possessing 20.5 kg of ganja near Amravati here late on Monday night. The suspect has been identified as Mahesh Verma, a resident of Pratapgarh in Uttar Pradesh and presently living in Daluwal in the Pinjore block of the district. The police said acting on a… Read More »

Odisha: Huge cache of ganja seized; 6 detained

By | July 11, 2019

Balasore/Cuttack: Busting a major ganja smuggling racket, Excise officials today seized 80 kg ganja near Soro bus stand in Balasore district and arrested two persons in this connection today. Acting on a tip-off, an Excise team conducted a raid near the bus stand and nabbed the accused duo besides seizing cannabis worth around Rs 6 lakh.… Read More »

7 kg ganja seized at CMBT bus terminus

By | July 11, 2019

Chennai: The city police seized seven kilograms of ganja from a man at CMBT bus terminus in the wee hours of today. According to the police, at 1.45 am, the beat police spotted a man standing in a suspicious manner on platform four of the bus terminus. The man identified as Themugu (36) of Vishakapattinam,… Read More »

Mumbai: Two held for ‘smuggling’ 180 kg of ganja

By | July 11, 2019

The accused were identified as Gangam Reddy (30) of Secunderabad and Akula Venkateshwaralu (33) of Medchal district in Telangana. Police said Reddy has so far smuggled more than 10,000 kg of ganja worth Rs 20 crore to distributors in Mumbai, Thane, Pune and Nashik. By Express News Service |Mumbai |Updated: July 8, 2019 11:07:14 am The police… Read More »

Police seize 1.1 tons of drugs in SE Iran

By | July 11, 2019

TEHRAN, Jul. 09 (MNA) – The police forces of the Sistan and Baluchestan province, southeastern Iran, have seized 1.192 tons of illegal drugs. Police Chief of Sistan and Balouchestan province Brigadier General Mohammad Ghanbari said Tuesday that 1.192 tons of illegal drugs have been seized during an operation in Iranshahr. Two smugglers have been arrested… Read More »

Ganja worth Rs 10 lakh seized in Nabarangpur, one held

By | July 11, 2019

Nabarangpur: Kosagumuda police in Nabarangpur district on Monday seized 2.2 quintals of ganja while it was being transported to a neighbouring state in an auto-rickshaw. The police also detained the driver of the auto-rickshaw identified as Dhansingh Gond, a resident of Umerkote area. According to sources, the police during patrolling near Temra village intercepted the… Read More »

Money lures students into narcotics trade

By | July 11, 2019

KOCHI: Last week, a team led by Kochi excise circle inspector T K Sasi Kumar arrested a youth, Ajmal alias Machu, near Thoppumpady BOT Bridge with 4.43kg of ganja. On interrogation, it was found that he was one of the main ganja suppliers to the inmates of prisons across the state. Moreover, the 24-year-old was a history-sheeter… Read More »

Drugs, a silent killer, awakening call for society

By | July 11, 2019

Sanjay RainaDay in and day out cases related to drug addiction and drug deaths are increasingly coming on surface throughout the country. But there is considerable increase in cases related to drug abuse in the Jammu region for last some months, drug traffickers have spread their tentacles in almost all the districts of Jammu province,… Read More »

Menace of drug abuse and illicit trafficking in Nigeria

By | July 11, 2019

There is no debate about the fact that drug abuse and illicit trafficking is a worldwide problem that has a far-reaching consequence because it is accompanied by crime, social vices, corruption, and terrorism. Even without statistics, we can observe it on the streets that Nigeria has one of the highest problems of drug abuse. Sadly… Read More »