Punjab News Punjab Police for last 15 months Crackdown on drug traffickers (Crackdown on drug traffickers) is tightening On one hand, their network is being destroyed by running a special drive, on the other hand, their property made from this black money is also being confiscated. Under this series, property worth Rs 88.3 crore has been confiscated from 111 big drug traffickers in the state, while preparations are underway to confiscate property worth Rs 31 crore in 59 cases. This information was given by Punjab Police IG (Headquarters) Sukhchain Singh Gill.
that Punjab Police Headquarters (Punjab Police Headquarters) were talking to the media at He said that in the rural areas of district Jalandhar, the maximum property of drug traffickers worth Rs. 40.03 crore has been seized. After this, property worth Rs 12.06 crore has been seized in Tarn Taran district and Rs 6.16 crore in Ferozepur. Along with this, drug money worth Rs 15.81 crore has been recovered from the drug smugglers.
‘The police launched a war against drug traffickers on a large scale’
The police is waging a decisive war against drug traffickers. Police have arrested 20979 drug traffickers in 15 months. They include 3003 big smugglers. 1658 kg of heroin has been recovered from them. A total of 15434 FIRs have been registered during this period. Out of these 1864 cases are related to commercial quantities. Apart from Punjab, the police in Gujarat and Maharashtra (Maharashtra) 147.5 kg of heroin has been recovered from the ports of 1658.05 kg of heroin was recovered from both the places. Meanwhile, 924 kg of opium, 986 kg of ganja, 471 quintal of poppy and narcotic drugs worth Rs. 92 lakh were recovered.
260 smugglers were caught in a week-IG
IGP (IGP) He said that the police have registered 185 FIRs including 21 commercial cases and arrested 260 drug traffickers in a week. 15.82 kg of heroin and 6.13 kg of opium have been recovered from them. 6.38 quintals of poppy, 43388 drugs and drugs worth Rs. 4.11 lakh have also been recovered from their possession. 13 fugitives have been caught.