Updated: January 6, 2020 12:18:41 pm
Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala mentioned Sunday that the state authorities would enact a stringent law to curb drug smuggling within the state.
“The drug smugglers get bail easily because of the provisions in the current law. But after the introduction of the new law, they won’t be released from the jail on bail for at least six months,” mentioned Dushyant whereas addressing a public assembly at a village of Tohana Assembly constituency Sunday. The assembly was organised by native MLA Devender Singh Babli.
Haryana Police say that in previous 13 months, they’ve registered 617 circumstances and arrested 1,063 folks on the costs of drug peddling in Sirsa district alone, the place large amount of narcotics value crores of rupees had been confiscated beneath a particular drive.
The Director General of Police (DGP) Manoj Yadava mentioned that over eight kg heroin, 27 kg opium, over 2,277 kg chura publish and doda publish, 34 kg ganja, over 4.15 lakh restricted pharma capsules and greater than 1.08 lakh capsules had been seized from the possession of arrested accused throughout this era. “The special drive is in line with the government’s commitment to make Haryana a drug-free state,” he mentioned.
The DGP mentioned that crackdown on drug-peddlers is being performed on each day foundation in the complete state particularly within the districts sharing borders with Rajasthan and Punjab. “People also supplementing the efforts of the police in tightening the noose on those involved in peddling of drugs.”
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