Sameer Wankhede

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Sameer Wankhede Under Scanner For Alleged Rs 25 Crore Bribe

Foreign visits undertaken by former NCB officer Sameer Wankhede, booked by the CBI over an alleged Rs 25-crore bribe demand from superstar Shah Rukh Khan's family to spare his son in a drugs case. The officials said, the matter will be under scanner.  A Narcotics Control Bureau's Special Enquiry Team (SET) had red-flagged alleged improper explanations and apparent misdeclaration of "the expenditure" given by then NCB Zonal Director Wankhede… read-more

Tue, 16 May 2023 - 09:03 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Sameer Wankhede, Bribe, narcotics, Indian Official, CBI


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Two Arrested While Carrying 1 Kg Of Drugs In Uttar Pradesh

In Barabanki region, two alleged drug peddlers were arrested, confirmed police. During the search, the police also sized over one kilogram of morphine estimated to be worth Rs 1 crore on April 8. The search was conducted on a tip-off by the Ramsanehighat police, following which the accused, identified as Asharam and Harjeet were arrested from an intersection near Thorthia village. A case has been registered and investigation is underway.

Sat, 08 Apr 2023 - 08:59 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Drugs, narcotics, arrested, peddlers, UP Police


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Mizoram Police Seize 374 Grams Of Heroin Worth Rs 1.87 Cr From Middle-Aged Woman

In Mizoram’s Aizawl, police seized 374 grams of heroin, which is estimated to be valued at Rs 1.87 crore in the International market, on September 17. The police also arrested a 43-year-old woman and seized the drugs from her possession. Reportedly, the drugs were packed in 29 soap cases. The accused has been identified as Rohlupuii, a resident of Aizawl. Further details are awaited.

Sat, 17 Sep 2022 - 07:00 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Mizoram, Aizawl, Heroin, narcotics, Crime

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Hyderabad Narcotics Bust Drug Racket

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Hyderabad Narcotics Official Bust Drug Racket In Hyderabad, 8 Arrested

An interstate drug racket has been busted in Hyderabad, following which eight people have been arrested, said Hyderabad Narcotic Enforcement Wing on September 1. The officials seized 140 grams of Charas/Hash, 184 Blots of lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) and 10 grams of MDMA, among others worth Rs 9 lakh. Furthermore, the accused were using Dark Web for drug supplies, with cryptocurrency and other hidden apps to deliver the substances

Thu, 01 Sep 2022 - 04:46 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Drugs Racket, Hyderabad, arrested, narcotics, Banned Drugs


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703 Kg Narcotics Worth Rs 1,400 Crore Seized In Palghar, 5 Peddlers Arrested: Maharashtra

In Maharashtra's Palghar, police arrested five drug peddlers and seized 703 Kg of MD drugs in Nalasopara town. Anti-Narcotics cell DCP Datta Nalawade tweeted about the in incident. He further stated that the seized consignment of drugs are worth at least Rs 1,400 crore in the narcotics drug market. Reportedly, the seizure is one of the largest in recent times.

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 03:33 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Maharashtra , Palghar, Mumbai, MD, narcotics

Courtesy: ANI


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Heroin, Crystal Meth Worth Rs 15 Crore Seized In Assam's Karbi Anglong

Officials of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Assam police, in a joint operation, seized narcotic drugs worth Rs 15 crore, in Assam's Karbi Anglong district, on August 2. The officials acting on a tip off, arrested three persons at a checkpoint. The accused, who were transporting the drugs in a Bolero, reportedly possessed one of the purest forms of heroin and other drugs.

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 - 05:09 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: narcotics, Peddling, Smuggling, Drugs, Assam

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Pushkar Singh Dhami

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Uttarakhand CM Dhami Resolutes To Make State Drug-Free By 2025

Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami said that the goal of drug-free Devbhoomi will be achieved by the year 2025. The statement has come in a meeting with the Narco Coordination (NCORD) at the secretariat, on July 29. He said that the drug suppliers should be hit hard, while the children and youth should be protected from the grip of drugs. 

Fri, 29 Jul 2022 - 08:19 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: narcotics, Drug-Free, Devbhoomi, Uttarakhand, Pushkar Singh Dhami

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Sushant Singh Rajput, Rhea Chakraborty

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NCB Accuses Rhea Chakraborty Of Aiding Sushant Singh Rajput's Severe Drug Addiction

Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has accused Rhea Chakraborty with buying narcotics for Sushant Singh Rajput and abetting his "extreme drug addiction." The drafted charges handed over to the special court by the NCB under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act specify the allegations against each suspect. According to the drafted charges, Chakraborty committed a crime under section 8[c] read with 20[b][ii]A, 27A,28,29, and 30 of the… read-more

Wed, 13 Jul 2022 - 01:35 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: NCB, Rhea Chakraborty, narcotics, Sushant Singh Rajput, Drug Addict

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1000 Kg Ganja Seized In Assam's Karimganj While Being Transported From Tripura

In Assam's Karimganj district, along the Assam-Tripura borders police seized 1000 kg of ganja from two dumper trucks in the Churaibari area. Reportedly, the trucks which were coming from Tripura were stopped and checked by the police. While checking a secret chamber was found. While the driver of the second truck fled the spot, one driver has been arrested. A case is registered and further details are awaited 

Sat, 18 Jun 2022 - 11:57 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Assam, Karimganj, Ganja, narcotics, Marijuana

Courtesy: ANI

Security forces

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31 Kg Of Narcotics Recovered Near LoC: Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir Defence Spokesperson Col Devender Anand, on January 21, confirmed to recover 31 kgs of narcotics. Notably, during a search operation on January 19-20, based on intelligence input, the Union Territory (UT) police and army launched an operation in poonch region and recovered 31 kgs of narcotics near Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district, Jammu and Kashmir. 

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 - 05:37 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: narcotics, Jammu and Kashmir, Police, Army, Spokesperson Devender Anand