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1 held with Rs1cr of MD/Meth drugs in Surat


In yet another big catch, the Surat police nabbed a man with MD/Meth drugs worth Rs1 crore.  The Gujarat police have been active for the last year to track and trace illegal drugs being brought, sold in the state. A lot of these drugs are purported to be coming from neighbouring Pakistan.

The Surat Crime Branch has reportedly nabbed the youth from Dumas area in the city withMD/ Meth drugs worth Rs1 crore. The cops, however, are tight-lipped about the arrest.

Sources in the know said the youth, who was involved in the sale of drugs, was arrested after one of the accused in the MD/Meth drugs case in Ahmedabad or Saurashtra revealed his name.

Rs1 crore MD/Meth drugs seizure in Ahmedabad

In September, five people including an ASI with the Danilimda police station were arrested by the Ahmedabad Crime Branch for smuggling Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MD/Meth) drugs worth Rs 1 crore.

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The cop and two of his associates were travelling in a Maruti Alto car when they were intercepted at a toll plaza on the Vadodara-Ahmedabad Expressway. Cops found MD/Meth drug weighing 995 grams worth Rs 1 crore. The accused were travelling from Mumbai to Ahmedabad.

Another case in Patan

In August, the Gujarat ATS and Ahmedabad Crime branch arrested four people with methamphetamine (MD/Meth) drugs and opium worth Rs 25 lakh from Siddhpur in Patan.

The drugs were being smuggled from Rajasthan to Ahmedabad. The police seized meth weighing 245 grams worth Rs 24.53 lakh and 488 grams of opium worth Rs 48,800 in the operation.


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