NCB busted drug factory in Nanded, seized poppy straw

New Delhi, 23 November

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) today said it busted a drug factory in Maharashtra’s Nanded and seized over 100 kg of poppy and other narcotics during raids on its premises.

Officials said that 111 kg of poppy straw, 1.4 kg of opium, Rs 1.55 lakh in cash and two grinding machines used for grinding poppy seeds, an electronic scale and a note counting machine have been seized from them, officials said. – tns