150-kg heroin, 11-quintal poppy husk destroyed
Amritsar, November 16
Greater than 150-kg heroin and 11-quintal poppy husk, value Rs 800 crore within the worldwide market, had been destroyed right here at present.
The medication had been burned in a furnace on the Khanna Paper Mill and the method was accomplished by a high-level drug disposal committee underneath the chairmanship of Inspector Common of Police (Counter Intelligence) Rakesh Agrawal.
Different members of the committee similar to Assistant Inspector Common (AIG) of the State Particular Operation Cell (SSOC), Amritsar, Sukhminder Singh Mann and AIG SSOC, Fazilka, Lakhbir Singh had been additionally current.
“The case properties of drug instances registered underneath the Narcotic Medication and Psychotropic Substances Act-1985 at SSOC, Amritsar, and Fazilka, had been destroyed on the mill,” stated a police spokesperson.
In addition to, the disposal certificates for 40.5-kg opium was additionally issued by a range-level drug disposal committee for depositing it within the Authorities Opium and Alkaloid Works in Neemuch, Madhya Pradesh.