Metro cities in India function prime locations for contraband and the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), in synchronised operations in Mumbai and different elements of the nation, has made varied seizures and arrests which have ramifications on the narcotics provide chain, the Home Ministry mentioned on Thursday.
The NCB is conducting large operations towards drug traffickers and common raids on their attainable hideouts after figuring out their modus operandi and whereabouts, a Home Ministry assertion mentioned.
Giving particulars, the ministry mentioned that on the idea of particular data, a group of NCB seized one kg of cocaine and a couple of kg of PCP (phencyclidine) from one M Ahmed from Vasai, Palghar in Maharashtra on October 12.
During interrogation, Ahmed mentioned that the contraband was offered by one SK Saurabh for additional promoting.
On the idea of handbook intelligence and technical surveillance, the NCB group apprehended Saurabh on October 13 from Vasai, Palghar.
His sustained interrogation resulted in additional restoration of 29.three kg of MDA from his store and godown on October 14.
Saurabh additionally mentioned that the medication belong to A Khanivadekar and R Khanivadekar, the assertion mentioned.
A Khanivadekar was been apprehended and through interrogation, he mentioned that his brother R. Khanivadekar is an accused in a DRI case involving 483 kg of ephidrine and is presently out on bail.
Before the DRI raid, that they had shifted the contrabands to the store and godown of Saurabh and he had taken out the above recovered contraband from that lot whereas shifting.
In one other operation, the NCB Jammu zonal unit had affected a seizure of about 56.four kg of charas hid in 55 packets at Ban Toll Plaza, Nagrota, Jammu on September 15 and apprehended M Gupta, A Gambir and Sonia, all residents of Delhi.
The assertion mentioned that Rs 1,91,000 and a XUV 500 SUV, which was used to hide and site visitors the contraband, was additionally seized by the NCB.
The charas was destined for Mumbai and in a mixed operation, the prime suspect of 56 kg charas case, Faruk Chandbadhsah Shaikh of Mumbai, was apprehended alongside together with his affiliate Kurban Ali.
In the third operation, the NCB apprehended Pradeep Rajaram Sahni with 70 gm of mephedrone in Andheri West in Mumbai.
Pradeep had disclosed that he used to produce mephedrone to numerous folks within the Andheri and Juhu Area. He was employed as a peon with Balaji Telefilms Pvt. Ltd by means of a 3rd occasion. The distribution community of Sahni is being investigated, the assertion mentioned.
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