Gujarat ATS and Coast Guard have caught 8 drugs consignments in the last one and a half years. The value of the drugs caught so far is more than 2000 crores.
Pakistan sending drugs to Gujarat
A Pakistani fishing boat carrying 77 kg of heroin has been caught in Indian waters off the Gujarat coast. Six members of his crew have been arrested.
Information was received that the drug mafia wants to transport consignments of drugs to India through Gujarat. After this, the joint team conducted an operation in the sea and arrested 6 Pakistanis along with a boat named Al Hussain with 77 kg of drugs.
The Defense Public Relations Officer (PRO) of Gujarat tweeted
In a joint operation with the state ATS, the Coast Guard intercepted a Pakistani fishing boat ‘Al Hussaini’ in Indian waters and arrested six crew members of the boat. The tweet said that they “seized 77 kg of heroin worth around Rs 400 crore.” He said that the boat was brought to Jakhu beach in the Kutch district of Gujarat for further investigation.
Heroin worth Rs 1400 crore seized in last months
It is believed This large consignment of heroin was to be delivered in India through this ferry. Earlier in November this year, Gujarat ATS had seized heroin worth Rs 720 crore from Morbi and Devbhoomi Dwarka districts. Then the ATS arrested three people from Morbi and seized 120 kg heroin worth Rs 600 crore. After this, four other people were arrested and 24 kg heroin worth Rs 120 crore was recovered from Patelia’s house in Nevada, Devbhoomi Dwarka.