Over 151 kg heroin destroyed by Punjab Police
CHANDIGARH: Punjab Police have destroyed over 151 kg heroin and 11 quintals poppy husk valued over Rs 800 crore within the worldwide market, by burning them in a furnace in Amritsar.
The method of destruction was accomplished by the high-level drug disposal committee of contraband underneath the chairmanship of IGP (Counter Intelligence) Rakesh Agrawal.
A police spokesperson stated the case properties of drug instances registered underneath the Narcotic Medicine and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, in Amritsar and Fazilka had been destroyed on Tuesday.
He stated the disposal certificates for opium weighing 40.5 kg was additionally issued by the range-level drug disposal committee for depositing it within the Authorities Opium at Alkaloid Works in Madhya Pradesh.