NCB busts drug factory in Nanded, seizes poppy straw

New Delhi, November 23

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) today said it busted a drug factory at Nanded in Maharashtra and seized over 100 kg of poppy straw and other narcotic substances during raids on its premises.

Officials said they have seized 111 kg of poppy straw, 1.4 kg of opium, Rs 1.55 lakh cash and two grinding machines used for grinding poppy seeds, an electronic scale and a note counting machine. — TNS

Tribune Shorts


Top Stories

Omicron scare: US makes it mandatory for all incoming passengers to carry negative Covid-19 test report

Omicron scare: US makes it mandatory for all incoming passengers to carry negative Covid-19 test report

The new protocol comes into effect from December 6, the Cent...

Six civilians killed in firing by security forces in Nagaland

13 civilians killed in Nagaland as security operation goes awry

Six died in firing, seven others in the violence that follow...

AAP MP Bhagwant Mann claims senior BJP leader offered him money, Cabinet berth to join party

AAP MP Bhagwant Mann claims senior BJP leader offered him money, Cabinet berth to join party

‘I am on a mission not on commission’, says AAP’s lone MP fr...

Like farmers, people of J-K may have to make ‘sacrifices’ to get back their rights: Farooq Abdullah

Like farmers, people of J-K may have to make ‘sacrifices’ to get back their rights: Farooq Abdullah

Abdullah, however, says National Conference is not against b...

Cities

View All