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Ecstasy pills, LSD stamps seized in city; two detained

Ecstasy pills, LSD stamps seized in city; two detained
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Chennai, Jul 17 (PTI): A total of 131 pills and 25 LSD

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

release.

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

PTI PTI


Disclaimer :- This story has not been edited by Outlook staff and is auto-generated from news agency feeds. Source: PTI

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