Two foreigners have been taken under arrest by the NCB as they were found carrying a humungous amount of drugs abroad. They were caught at the IGI airport, Delhi.
The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has intercepted and arrested two foreigners at different times.
According to reports from India today, a Brazilian woman identified as Joseane, brought capsules in her stomach and was intercepted on December 30 at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International airport. She was admitted to Safdarjung Hospital later where almost 65 pellets of cocaine were recovered from her stomach. However an X-ray report showed two more pellets inside.
The second person is an Afghani nationalist named Md Qasem was caught at the same airport on Tuesday. Doctors have taken out 90 pellets from his stomach. According to the police, the man was supposed to deliver the consignment at Malviya Nagar in Delhi.
The seized narcotics consignment is said to be worth over 6.5 crores of rupees.