A smuggled charas racket exploded in Chennai

The charas are believed to have originated in West Bengal and smuggled into Qatar, police mentioned.

Brokers from the Narcotics Management Bureau (BCN) of the Chennai Space Unit broke a global racketeering of charas from Chennai and arrested a drug trafficker.

Based mostly on particular intelligence, the NCB Chennai zonal unit seized 4.6 kg of charas from a parcel of Aramex India Pvt. Ltd. Ekkaduthangal, Chennai. The charas was hidden inside 22 smooth toys in a cardboard field. An preliminary investigation revealed that he got here from West Bengal and that he was illegally transported to Qatar. One particular person, N. Prasad from Kolkata was apprehended at Kolkata airport and arrested in reference to the seizure.

Amit Ghawate, space supervisor, NCB Chennai, mentioned charas, also called cannabis, is extracted from ganja vegetation. A few of the fundamental ganja rising areas in India are discovered within the hilly terrains of Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, and the northeastern states. Cannabis can be extracted from the ganja grown in these areas.

Charas is the title given to a type of hashish cannabis handcrafted within the Indian subcontinent. It’s a hashish focus constructed from the resin of the hashish plant.

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