Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2018 03:32 PM IST
Hindustan Times, London | By Prasun Sonwalkar, London
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2018 09:13 AM IST
India’s Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) recently seized 350,000 tablets of potent medicines, such as Diazepam, Tramadol and Zopiclone, destined for the UK, Europe and the US, Britain’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) said on Thursday.
Hindustan Times, Bhopal/Indore | By Punya Priya Mitra
PUBLISHED ON OCT 02, 2018 09:14 PM IST
Seizure of the chemical has sent alarm bells ringing in the security agencies as it is ten times as potent as heroin and is used as a party drug in a number of countries as per a DRI official.
Indore | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON SEP 28, 2018 09:29 PM IST
The accused, Jorge Solis (43), the Mexican national, and Mohammed Sadiq (59) and Manu Gupta (45), both residents of Indore, were presented in the court of Special Judge (NDPS cases) Krishnamurty Mishra on Friday, who sent them to DRI custody till October 5.
Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON SEP 16, 2018 06:48 PM IST
According to preliminary investigation, the gold was smuggled from Colombo to Madurai in Tamil Nadu, but was left behind by his accomplice in the aircraft which was later operated in the domestic sector to Rajamahendravaram airport via Hyderabad.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Pratik Salunke and Badri Chatterjee, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2018 04:46 PM IST
An official, who was part of the operation, said based on the interrogation, it was not clear so far whether the accused was a carrier or supplier.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anvit Srivastava
PUBLISHED ON AUG 08, 2018 08:14 AM IST
During their interrogation, it emerged that the same people had successfully smuggled 18 kg of gold into the country on August 3.
Hyderabad | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON AUG 05, 2018 06:56 PM IST
Cannabis weighing 842 kg and worth Rs 1.26 crore was seized in Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh and two persons arrested in this connection. Based on intelligence that narcotics were being illegally transported, DRI sleuths intercepted a cargo vehicle on NH-16 in Vijayawada and seized the drugs.
Panaji | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2018 10:48 PM IST
The St. Cruz legislator from North Goa was speaking to reporters after attending a meeting of the Congress Legislative Party
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2018 02:43 PM IST
DRI has seized 30kg of methaqualone that the duo was trying to smuggle to the US and had concealed in packets of biscuits and namkeen items.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, Kolkata
PUBLISHED ON JUN 28, 2018 12:55 PM IST
The 21 birds were handed over to the Alipore Zoo authorities.
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2018 12:24 PM IST
He used to provide the raw materials used to make the date-rape drug ketamine; his is the 12th arrest in the case
Hindustan Times | By Vijay Kumar Yadav
PUBLISHED ON JUN 18, 2018 12:38 AM IST
Recently, the DRI arrested the alleged factory owner and one of the key players of the drug syndicate, Jimi Singh Sandhu, on June 14.
UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2018 12:38 AM IST
The drug was being manufactured at a factory in Rasaini, smuggled to UK and Canada
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2018 01:42 PM IST
Officials from Mumbai zone recently raided a flat in a plush Jogeswari residential complex and other places in Goa, Baroda, Bhiwandi and a factory in Panvel.
Hindustan Times | By Vijay Kumar Yadav, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2018 12:20 AM IST
Officials confiscated 8.69 crore Tramadol tablets worth more than ₹50 crore
Hindustan Times | By Pratik Salunke, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAY 20, 2018 12:23 AM IST
The monetary worth of seized smuggled items increased from ₹209.23 crore in 2016-17 to ₹233.68 crore in 2017-18 – an increase of 11.69%.
Hindustan Times | By Vijay Kumar Yadav
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2018 10:16 AM IST
Mohammed Shaikh alias Arif, 42, a Mumbra resident, Saddrudin Lasanwala, 36, a Masjid resident and Ramesh Singh, 50, a Kandivli resident, were arrested; however, the syndicate kingpin Arjun Goregaonkar is still at large.
Hindustan Times | By Pratik Salunke
UPDATED ON APR 06, 2018 10:47 AM IST
DRI found this after it raided two locations each in Mumbai and Kolkata, and one each in Ahmedabad and Baroda.