Indian coast guard makes record 1.5 tonne heroin bust

Indian coast guard makes record 1.5 tonne heroin bustIndia’s coast guard announced Sunday it had seized 1.5 tonnes of heroin worth almost $ 550 million from a merchant ship in what maritime authorities are calling their largest-ever drug bust. The ship was intercepted Saturday off the western state of Gujarat, the coast guard said in a statement. An undisclosed number of suspects were detained for questioning by coast guard officials, police and intelligence agencies.



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