Drug Peddlers

  • Delhi Police arrests Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist along with two drug peddlers February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Monday arrested a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist along with two other drug peddlers. Police recovered 10 kgs of heroine from their possession. It claims that the suspected terrorist is a constable with J&K Police, based out of Pulwama. The heroine seized from the three is worth Rs...
  • Drug peddlers gang busted; Nigerian among three arrested August 12, 2013

    City police claimed to have busted an international gang of drug peddlers with the arrest of three persons, including a Nigerian and a woman, and seized brown sugar worth Rs 1 crore. Acting on a tip-off, police nabbed three members of the gang from a hotel in Indore on Sunday, police...
  • Goa: CM hits out at media for highlighting complaints January 9, 2013

    Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has criticised the media for giving undue publicity to Congress leaders in the state who filed "bogus" complaints against his ministers. "The bogus people have filed bogus complaint (against the ministers). But the biggest tragedy is that anyone makes any allegations and they are...
  • American Airlines staff held on drug charges September 17, 2009

    New York: US agents have arrested 21 persons, nine of them American Airlines employees for allegedly smuggling suitcases loaded with cocaine. The accused are charged with a conspiracy to distribute more than 9,000 kg of the drug in American Airlines commercial flights. The indictment alleges that the ringleader - American Airlines...
  • Consequences of having a criminal record November 21, 2008

    Mumbai: It was a celebration that quickly turned into a night of shame for some Mumbai youngsters after Mumbai Police raided a plush nightclub in Juhu. Many of the youngsters arrested in the rave party even tested positive for drugs. The police arrested 231 revellers from the site and eight...
  • Tanzanian drug dealer held in Delhi June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: A Tanzanian national arrested by the Delhi Police last night could have supplied the drugs for last week's infamous Pune rave party. The police officials in Pune say the Tanzanian national is the man they were looking for. Over 250 people were arrested on drug abuse charges at...
  • Pune rave party: Tanzanian man held June 20, 2007

    New Delhi Delhi Police on Saturday arrested three alleged drug peddlers, including a Tanzanian national, in connection with the recent Pune rave party where 250 youths were arrested. "Nbabwa Ally Zuma, a Tanzanian national, was arrested from Mathura road with 10 grams of cocaine. He had visited Pune twice within 10...
  • Most drug peddlers are women June 20, 2007

    Bangalore: A citizen journalist in Bangalore reveals a little known fact, that more and more drug peddlers are women. ...
  • Five more arrests in rave party case June 20, 2007

    Pune: Five more people were arrested on Wednesday in connection with a rave party held near this city over the weekend and a large quantity of prohibited drugs and cash were seized from them. The five alleged drug peddlers, including two women, were arrested from their Pune homes on the basis...
  • Engineer by day, peddler by night June 20, 2007

    Pune: An abandoned building on the outskirts of Pune, with unpainted walls and no glass on the windows is the perfect place for Satish Mankar to make some money on the side. Satish, a software engineer by profession by the day and a drug peddler by night is the changing face...
  • Pune kids released, parents party June 20, 2007

    Pune: The Pune Police on Wednesday released about 100 of the 271 people it arrested in a pre-dawn raid on a rave party in the city on Sunday. Police also said that they would release those in custody in batches later on Wednesday. Of those arrested from the party, allegedly organised...
  • Pune cops let go of 25 youngsters June 20, 2007

    New Delhi/Pune: The Pune police on Wednesday released 25 more youngsters arrested after a pre-dawn raid on a Pune rave party for alleged consumption of drugs. Police say they will release the others too in batches later during the day. Six people had been initially released on Tuesday. All the 271...
  • Bangalore to Pune for drug party March 6, 2007

    New Delhi: The ripples of the Pune rave party case were felt in Bangalore on Tuesday after it was revealed that many of the 271 students arrested there are actually from Bangalore. Police investigations in the case have also revealed that at the time the Pune party was busted on...
  • 250 arrested in Pune rave party March 4, 2007

    New Delhi: In a pre-dawn raid on a rave party organised by suspected international drug peddlers in Pune, some 250 youths, including 27 girls and seven foreigners, were arrested. Besides foreigners, most of those detained are students. Police have also detained two alleged drug peddlers and suggest that the drugs were...