Anti-narcotics agents bust a darknet-based international drug ring

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The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) announced today that it has disrupted an international drug trafficking ring with the arrest of eight people and the seizure of 22 lakh psychotropic tablets and at least 245 kilograms of comparable narcotics being sold on the darknet.NCB deputy director (operations) KPS Malhotra said, "22 lakh psychotropic drugs like Tramadol, 70,000 codeine-based cough syrups and 245 kgs of other category of drugs has been seized till now.

A total of eight people have been arrested". The illegal trade was discovered after repeated searches by authorities from the Delhi zonal unit throughout the National Capital Region, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, and Himachal Pradesh during a two-month period, according to the central anti-narcotics agency. The accused acquired the orders "via the darknet, constructed secret websites, and supplied the narcotics products through dedicated shippers to create anonymity between the receiver of the order and the logistical personnel," according to the officer, who is also the zonal director of the NCB's Delhi unit.

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