Calcutta  /  Published 15.03.21

Two Calcutta cops arrested for drug racket link

Two constables of Calcutta police have been arrested for allegedly being part of a drug racket that was supplying heroin to peddlers in Calcutta. The special task force of Calcutta police arrested Pa...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 03.03.21

Rs 25cr heroin seized from car

Heroin worth more than Rs 25 crore was seized from a Hyundai Creta while it was travelling through a crowded Rasulpur market in East Burdwan’s Memari late on Monday, police said. Officers of th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 06.06.20

Meghalaya: drug overdose fears

Fears of return to drug use and overdose cases among users have been preying on the minds of medical practitioners and activists here following the opening up of activities after a long-drawn lockdown...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.18

Heroin-sale cuffs on Midnapore teacher

A primary school teacher in East Midnapore is among two persons arrested for allegedly selling heroin at a tea stall in Tamluk town of East Midnapore. Police said the teacher and a casual worker of th...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Tamluk(EastMidnapore)

West Bengal  /  Published 21.01.20

Rs 100-crore heroin bust

Two men were arrested in Paikpara early on Tuesday with 25kg heroin worth more than Rs 100 crore, police said.Officers of the city police’s special task force claimed it was the biggest heroin haul ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 26.11.19

Death commuted to 30 years in jail

The high court on Tuesday commuted the death sentence of a 75-year-old man convicted twice under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act to 30 years’ imprisonment.A Barasat court h...


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