The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has conducted a search on the premises of a popular film producer’s residence in the western suburbs of Mumbai. As per sources, the producer has been accused of procuring drugs from one of the peddlers who has been detained by the agency.
The NCB has conducted an investigation in various locations of Mumbai including Versova, Goregaon, and Navi Mumbai. A senior NCB officer informed that around 6 kilograms of marijuana and mephedrone (MD) in commercial quantity had been seized by the agency.
Presently, the NCB is conducting raids at five locations in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region, namely Malad, Andheri, Lokhandwala, Kharghar, and Koparkhairane. Reportedly, a drug peddler had been arrested after the NCB conducted raids in the Andheri and Kharghar area of the city during the intervening night of 7th and 8th November.