Drugs Worth Rs 1,000 Crore Seized In Navi Mumbai, 2 Arrested

Two have been arrested who had allegedly introduced the medicine by means of Afghanistan (Representational)


In a joint operation of the Directorate of Income Intelligence (DRI) and the Customs, 191 kgs of medicine value round Rs 1,000 crores have been seized at Nhava Sheva port of Navi Mumbai, the DRI mentioned.

In line with DRI, the medicine have been being transported inside pipes they usually price round Rs 5 crores per kg available in the market.

Two accused have been arrested within the case who had allegedly introduced these medicine by means of Afghanistan. The accused have been produced within the courtroom they usually have been remanded in custody for 14 days, and additional investigation is underway.

“191 kg of medicine, value Rs 1,000 crores, seized at Nhava Sheva port of Navi Mumbai in a joint operation with customs. Transported inside pipes, medicine have been introduced by means of Afghanistan. Court docket has despatched the 2 accused to 14 days police custody,” mentioned a DRI officer. 

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