The NIA on Saturday performed searches at quite a lot of places in several states in reference to the seizure of two,988 kg of heroin at Gujarat’s Mundra port, an respectable mentioned. The Nationwide Investigation Company has registered the case below sections of the Narcotic Medication and Psychotropic Components Act and the Illegal Actions (Prevention) Act.
The case pertains to the seizure of two,988.21 kg of narcotic substance (heroin) at Mundra port, Gujarat and the involvement of overseas nationals within the procurement and supply of the consignment, the NIA respectable mentioned. The narcotic medication had been discovered hid in an import consignment of ‘semi-processed talc stones’ that had originated from Afghanistan and arrived from Bandar Abbas Port, Iran, the respectable mentioned.
Searches had been performed in Chennai, Coimbatore and Vijayawada at premises of the accused concerned within the import of semi-processed talc stones with contraband, the NIA respectable mentioned. All over the searches, quite a lot of incriminating paperwork, articles and different pieces had been seized, the respectable mentioned, including that additional investigation within the case continues.