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Firozpur: Parents tie addict son with chains to stop him from taking drugs

Firozpur: Parents tie addict son with chains to stop him from taking drugs

A man has been tied up with chains by his parents to stop him from taking drugs. The 35-year-old Jasbeer Singh is married and has two children. He has tried to commit suicide but he failed. When his family got to know about his suicide attempt, they tied him up with chains. “I have been

Drugs, liquor, cash worth `275 cr seized in Punjab

Drugs, liquor, cash worth `275 cr seized in Punjab

Since the enforcement of Model Code of Conduct in Punjab, the enforcement teams have seized cash, liquor, psychotropic substances and valuables worth Rs 275 crore from March 10 till May 5. Apart from drugs, the surveillance teams have also seized 12,28,781 litres of liquor worth Rs 9.1 crore.Sharing further information, Dr S.Karuna Raju, Chief Electoral

Nigerian caught with heroine worth crores

DP Correspondent Khanna: A Nigerian national was arrested in city and 1 kg of heroin and 5 grams Crack (Cocaine) worth Rs. 5.35 crore was recovered from his possession on Wednesday. The accused has been identified as Harrison Chinedu Naji, a resident of 123, Main Street Legal Department F.R.S.C Headquarter, Wuse Zone-07, Abuja, Nigeria, and at

Drugs sports Babbu Mann

Don’t propagate drugs, promote sports: Babbu Mann

Suman Jaitly Ludhiana “I don’t like listening my own songs, watching my own movies”, said the versatile singer-actor of Punjabi  Entertainment Industry whose songs have received not just national but international acclaim as well, Babbu Mann. He is back to entertain his fans as an actor in ‘Banjara – The Truck Driver’ releasing on 7th December. When asked about his gap of around four years in Pollywood

Punjab Panchayats to pay fund to run de-addiction centres in rural areas

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh: Panchayats have come forward to de-addict the rural youths. Fund would be provided by the Panchayats to run the de-addiction centres in the villages. Soon, the Government will impose charge on the Panchayats in this regard .For the success of de-addict of youths, the rural department has prevented the process to merge

Drugs made in Amritsar makes its way to ISIS

24 million tramadol tablets had been seized by Italy’s police at one of the country’s ports on Saturday. Italy’s police seized 24 million tramadol tablets at one of the country’s ports on Saturday. The consignment was manufactured in Amritsar for a Dubai-based company, diverted mid-sea for Islamic State militants to fund their terror activities. The

Drugs, liquor, cash worth `275 cr seized in Punjab

STF Amritsar got success to catch international drug paddlers

STF Amritsar has got the major success by arresting four drug Peddlers who were smuggling on International level with 6 kg of heroin and currency worth Rs. 19 lakh 71 thousand. The cost of heroine in an International market is worth Rs. 30 crore.Peddlers have been arrested under the special campaign led by Harpreet Singh

Drug peddler sentenced for 10 years

DP Correspondent Ludhiana : – The Special Court of Additional Sessions Judge sentenced accused Vishram Rawat resident of Village Bijra District Betia, West Champaran Bihar for the offence under drug peddling. He was convicted with sentence to undergo rigorous imprisonment for ten years and with fine of Rs One lakh under section 20 of NDPS Act.

Father ties son with chain to prevent him from drugs

Father ties son with chain to prevent him from drugs

Father ties son with chain to prevent him from drugs. Sukhwinder Singh, a 24 year old son was tied forcefully by his father due to his drug addiction. Resident of Bhikhwindi village of Tarn Taran district Jagtar Singh tied his son with a chain to stop him from consuming drugs anymore.As no action was taken

Punjab being drugged by Pakistan, money used to fuel terrorism

Arjun Sharma   With the arrest of number of smugglers in different districts of Punjab along with drugs procured from Pakistan, police are apprehensive that the money from these drugs is being used to fuel terrorism across the country.Special Task Force (STF) has been able to nab several smugglers during past sometime. These smugglers were

Punjab readies to act against intoxicating songs

No more ‘Chaar Bottle Vodka’ as Punjab readies to act against intoxicating songs

Intoxicating songs: For years now the debate over some Punjabi songs promoting drugs and gun culture has been going on. Society in Punjab has been under excessive pressure to put a clamp on such songs but to no avail.Now the police has stepped in and have decided that action against those promoting drugs and gun

Bathinda Three arrested for supplying drugs in jail

Three arrested for supplying drugs in jail

Bathinda Three arrested for supplying drugs in jail . Three electricians have been arrested for supplying drugs in jail by Special Task Force (STF) . Accused were arrested with 110 gm of heroine from Bathinda village.  The accused have been identified as Kulwinder Singh Kala, a resident of Gidderbaha in Mukatsar district, Binder Singh, a

New paper-based sensor can quickly detect drug overdose

New Delhi, Aug 28, New paper based sensor can quickly detect drug overdose. Scientists have developed a new paper-based sensor that can quickly detect excess dose of a drug often misused in sexual assaults, robberies and for recreational purposes, an advance that may help solve such crimes faster.Diazepam – used to treat depression and anxiety

Energy drink, a gateway drug for teens

Energy drink, a gateway drug for teens

Energy drink, a gateway drug for teens: Apparently, regular energy drinks give you wings and a drug problem. A new study by University of Maryland School of Public Health researchers suggests that there is a reason for concern as young adults who regularly consume highly caffeinated energy drinks are at the risk for future substance

BSF’s heroin seizure witnesses upward trend

Kusum Arora, Jalandhar, August 7: BSF’s heroin seizure witnesses upward trend Amidst Punjab government’s initiative of cracking down on the drugs nexus, the Border Security Force (BSF) Punjab Frontier Headquarter has been making major recoveries from across the Indo-Pak international border this year. The BSF Punjab Frontier’s narcotic recoveries were in stark contradiction to state government’s

Drugs seized at Kochi Airport, one arrested

Drugs seized at Kochi Airport, one arrested. The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) seized drugs worth Rs.1 crore at the Kochi International Airport on Wednesday morning.According to media reports, drugs were been transported to Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) when they were seized by DRI team following a tip off given to them. One person is arrested

Jalandhar police launches helpline for rehabilitation of drug addicts

DP Correspondent , Jalandhar, August 1:-Jalandhar police launches helpline.Taking a leap forward for wiping out the curse of drugs from the city, the Jalandhar Commissionerate Police launched a Drug free Helpline to facilitate the drug addicts and their families for detoxification and rehabilitation of the drug addicts in the city.Now, the drug addicts residing within

Two arrested with heroin in Jammu

Two arrested with heroin in Jammu. Jammu, Jul 31 Two persons were arrested and 11 gram heroin was seized from their possesion today in the border belt of the district in Jammu and Kashmir, the police said.They were apprehended at Kulian Chowk in border belt of Miran Sahab and 11 grams of heroin was seized,

From Now Police will not reveal prices of seized drugs

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana From now the cops will not reveal the price of seized drugs in media. The Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) Harpreet Singh Sidhu who is also chief of Special task force (STF) has issued directions to cops that don’t fix and reveal the price of drugs to media. The official

Police arrests 12 Drug peddlers, recovers drugs and arms

Following a special drive, the Jalandhar Rural police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested as many as 12 drug peddlers and recovered 150 grams of heroin and illegal arms from their possession.SSP Jalandhar Rural Gurpreet Singh Bhullar said that Inspector Harinder Singh, In-charge CIA Staff-1 team’s ASI Ajit Singh while conducting patrolling near Drain Bridge