Tag: Cocaine

Wasim Akram
'I developed a dependence on cocaine', Wasim Akram makes a shocking revelation

The 1992 World Cup-winner, who took more than 900 international wickets before retiring in 2003, began using cocaine while working as a television expert around the world.

  • Saturday, 29 October 2022
Cocaine Smuggled In Fruit Baskets To Mumbai
Meth, cocaine valued at over Rs 1K cr seized in Navi Mumbai

This is a new kind of modus operandi involving the concealment of drugs in the boxes of "Valencia Oranges" imported from South Africa.

  • Sunday, 02 October 2022
Cocaine valued at Rs 80 crore seized in Hyderabad
Cocaine valued at Rs 80 crore seized in Hyderabad

In April, 1.15 kg of cocaine concealed in pills ingested by a passenger was seized at Hyderabad, and in another case one kg of cocaine was seized at Bengaluru in August 2021. Apart from Mumbai and Hyderabad, seizures of cocaine have also been affected at other airports also.

  • Monday, 02 May 2022
Odisha Crime Branch ADG Sanjeev Panda
Bhubaneswar cocaine smuggling: Peddlers have links with international drug mafia, says CB

The arrested cocaine peddlers, Ravi and Sunny Kumar, have links with international drug mafia and it helped them bring the psychotropic drug into India and the State, revealed the Odisha Police Crime Branch ADG, Sanjeev Panda on Wednesday.

  • Wednesday, 20 April 2022
Cocaine Bust In Bhubaneswar
In A First, Over 200 gram Cocaine Seized In Bhubaneswar, 2 Arrested

In a first, the Special Task Force (STF) of the Odisha Crime Branch have seized Cocaine weighing 202 grams from the capital city of Bhubaneswar.

  • Wednesday, 13 April 2022
Biggest haul: Over 1,800 kg of narcotic drugs seized from Greater Noida

New Delhi: A day before Delhi goes to the polls in the penultimate phase of the general election, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Saturday claimed to have seized the biggets-ever consignment of more than 1,800-kg of contraband drug pseudoephedrine — used for manufacturing party drug methamphetamine — outside the premises of a factory in […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
People more likely to try drugs during summer

New York: Researchers have found that teenagers and adults are more likely to try illegal or recreational drugs for the first time in summer. “First-time users may be unfamiliar with the effects of various drugs, so it is important to first understand when people are most likely to start these behaviours,” said Joseph J. Palamar, […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
NCB Busts International Drug Cartel Worth Rs 1300 Cr

New Delhi: The Narcotics Control Bureau busted an international drug cartel worth Rs 1300 crores and seized cocaine worth Rs 100 crores. The cumulative seizure of cocaine done by the NCB in India is around 20 kgs, having international value of Rs 100 crores. The agency also seized 55 kg cocaine and 200 kgs of […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021