On Thursday, the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) seized 16 kg of heroin valued at more than Rs 80 crore at the Mumbai airport, an official said.
Punjab police officials have claimed that the J&K highway has become a new route for the transport of drugs through Punjab.
Police have identified the drug smuggler as Harkirat Singh, a resident of Jalandhar, and recovered 200 grams of heroin, a .32 bore revolver and some cartridges from his possession.
Two Delhi residents have been arrested by the NIA in connection with the seizure of about 3,000 kilos of heroin from Mundra port in Gujrat last year.
After obtaining permission from the court, the illicit drugs were destroyed in the biomedical waste management, processing and disposal unit of Ramky energy and environment limited here, police sources said.
Approximately 130 grams of cannabis was recovered from the illegal possession of Usman Ahmed and Ghulam Fareed, they said.
The police have arrested three people in possession of crores worth of a sedative-hypnotic drug, methaqualone in Jammu.
During routine checking at Chenad crossing in Baramulla, a joint team of officials from the police and the Army intercepted a truck with two persons on board.
Police also claimed that unidentified people set ablaze the vehicle carrying the drugs, reducing it to ashes. The Rajasthan-bound truck coming from Manipur...
The NCB raid operation was conducted on Wednesday, said an official.
The Excise and Narcotics Department on Thursday retrieved 290 gm of heroin in Sapianmaksak area near Champhai town from Valiana, a resident of Tahan in Myanmar
According to the international task force, the USS Tempest and USS Typhoon seized the drugs hidden aboard a stateless fishing vessel plying Mideast waters. The...
On a tip-off, police searched a passenger bus coming from Manipur at Laharijan on Friday night and seized the heroin concealed in 27 soap boxes.
Estimated 30 to 50 kg of the contraband, worth about Rs 150 to Rs 250 crore in the international markets were confiscated from the boat which was seized during...
A case has been registered in this connection at the Basistha police station and further investigations were on to determine the linkages
The ANTF described the seizer of Afghan brand heroin as big development saying that the narcotic packets would be dropped close to the IB from smugglers from...
The accused has been booked under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act.