Monday, Sep 20, 2021

Drugs and Narcotics

Filmmaker Puri Jagannadh Appears Before the Enforcement Directorate

Aug 31, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Last week, 12 Tollywood stars including filmmaker Puri Jagannadh were summoned by the ED in connection with money laundering case of drug trafficking and consumption.

‘Seeta Aur Geeta’ Actor Gaurav Dixit Arrested By NCB In Drugs Case

Aug 28, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The NCB was on the lookout for Dixit for the past few months after his name cropped up in the interrogation of actor Ajaz Khan and others, in April this year.

Rakul Preet Singh, Rana Dagubatti Summoned By ED In Drugs Trafficking Case

While Rakul Preet Singh has been asked to appear on September 6, Rana Daggubati has been summoned on September 8 and Ravi Teja has been summoned on 9 September.

Three Held As Police Bust International Drug Racket In Jammu

Jul 22, 2021 Naseer Ganai

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 across the border and later it was picked up by their contacts in Jammu.

Addiction Is Neither Cool Nor A Style Statement: PM Modi

‘I laud all those working at the grassroots to eliminate the menace of drugs from our society,’ Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted.

26 June, 2021

Underworld Don Dawood Ibrahim’s Brother Iqbal Kaskar Remanded In NCB Custody

Outlook Web Bureau

Kaskar is being interrogated by the Narcotics Control Bureau in connection with a case involving the seizure of 27 kg of hashish

13 June, 2021

What To Mourn More: Sushant’s Death or Media’s Depravity?

Ruben Banerjee

Rhea Chakraborty became the victim of a media trial soon after Sushant’s death last year. The lack of options for reining in a reckless media is the reason why she won’t be the last.

09 June, 2021

Himachal Police Busts Multi-Crore Opioid Trafficking Racket

Ashwani Sharma

In a joint operation with Punjab cops, Himachal police recovered 30.16 lakh intoxicant tablets worth Rs 15 Crore from a firm located in Paonta Sahib.

09 June, 2021

FBI’s ‘Operation Trojan Shield’ Sting Leads To Raids In 16 Nations, 800 Arrested

Outlook Web Bureau

More than 32 tons of drugs were seized along with 250 firearms, 55 luxury cars and more than USD 148 million in cash and cryptocurrencies after the criminal gangs divulged their plans on a messaging app secretly run by the FBI.

02 June, 2021

Sushant Singh Rajput Death: NCB Arrests Drug Peddler, To Probe His Role In Case

Outlook Web Bureau

Sushant Singh Rajput was found hanging at his home in Bandra in June last year.

31 May, 2021

On World No-Tobacco Day, Himachal Pradesh Police Seizes 303 Kg Of Drugs

Ashwani Sharma

As much as 303 kilograms of ganja (cannabis) worth Rs 3 crore was seized by the Himachal Pradesh Police from a truck heading from Agartala

18 May, 2021

Amid Covid Crisis, Himachal Police Crack Down On Drug Mafia In Mandi, Kullu

Ashwani Sharma

Himachal police destroy poppy fields on 66 bighas, valued at Rs 10 crore

17 April, 2021

Private Vehicle Is Not A 'Public Place' Under NDPS Act, Says SC

Outlook Web Bureau

The court acquitted one of the accused under the Narcotics Act, but convicted three others

15 April, 2021

Mumbai Couple Returns From Qatar After Acquittal In Drug Case

Outlook Web Bureau

A Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) official said the couple landed at the Mumbai airport at 2.30 am.

15 April, 2021

Boat Carrying 8 Pakistanis, 30 kg Heroin Seized By Indian Coast Guard In Kutch

Outlook Web Bureau

The value of the seized drug is around Rs 150 crore in the international market, the ATS said.

05 April, 2021

Actor Ajaz Khan Tests Covid-19 Positive In NCB's Custody, Officers Involved In Probe To Get Tested

Outlook Web Bureau

Bollywood actor Ajaz Khan was arrested in drugs-related case last week

24 March, 2021

Sushant Singh Rajput Death: 19-Year-Old Boy Held By NCB For Selling Drugs To Bollywood Celebrities

Outlook Web Bureau

The accused allegedly set his dogs after the search team when they raided his residence on Tuesday night.

16 March, 2021

Sushant Singh Rajput Case: NCB Moves Supreme Court Against Rhea Chakraborty’s Bail

Lachmi Deb Roy

On March 5, the NCB had filed a 12,000-page chargesheet naming Chakraborty, her brother Showik Chakraborty and 31 others.

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Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra outside her bungalow at Chharabra near Shimla.

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Congress President Soniya Gandhi enjoys the pleasant weather outside the bungalow at Chharabra in Shimla.

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Waterlogged railway tracks due to heavy rain, near Tikiapara Railway Station in Howrah district.

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Students attend a class at a school that reopened after ease in COVID-19 lockdown restrictions, in Sangli.

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Hindu devotees perform rituals for their ancestors on the first day of 'Pitru Paksha' at Sangam in Prayagraj.

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