stamps which contained narcotics substance bemethylenedioxy-
methamphetamine (MDMA) and is worth Rs six lakh were seized by
the Customs department and two perons were detained in this
connection, an official said on Friday.
The pills, suspected to bemethylenedioxy-
methamphetamine (MDMA), arrived in two postal parcels from the
Netherlands and were addressed to two different persons in
Chennai, Customs Commissioner Rajan Choudhary said in a press
The two have been detained for interrogation, he said.
The seizure of the LSD stamps (Lysergic acid
diethylamide) was the first made by the Customs department.
The LSD stamps - commonly known as - Bicycle Day and
Hofmann contain 33 grams of drug lysergic acid diethylamide.
They are extremely potent hallucinogens and are soaked
on sheets of absorbent paper with colorful designs which are
cut into small, individual dosage units in the shape of
stamps, the release said.
The officials also recovered MDMA crystals which are
pure form of the MDMA drug, the release said, adding an
investigation was on.PTI VIJ SS