The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has been in vigorous action and cracking down Drug Traffickers and Drug Suppliers and have arrested many of them even Bollywood Celebrities..
Acting upon a specific information, a team of NCB Mumbai Zonal Unit,intercepted one Zambian National Kenith Mulowa at the CSMT International Airport and seized 4 Kg (Commercial Quantity) Heroin in his possession.
The NCB Officer in the garb of Air India Staff nabbed the Zambian National Kenith Mulowa, an Ex- Serviceman of Zambian Army.
He had violated COVID protocol at Airport and was found moving in the restricted area without paying heed to any restrictions.
The cavities of Heroin in 3 packets were found concealed. Total weight of the 3 packets containing Heroin is 4 Kg.
Notably, the CCTV surveillance was mounted by the NCB Team team Mumbai near his Hotel & Airport area since last two days.
Reportedly, the team of NCB followed the Zambian national from the Hotel to Airport and nab him red-handed. NCB Mumbai has registered the case in Crime No 48/2021.
Further investigation is under progress.
What is Heroin (Di-Acetyl Morphine
Heroin (Di-Acetyl Morphine) is an opioid drug made from morphine, a natural substance in the seedpod of the poppy plant. It can be mixed with water and injected with a needle. Heroin can also be smoked or snorted up the nose. All of these ways of taking heroin send it to the brain very quickly. This makes it very addictive.
News Input by: Sameer Wankhede, IRS
News Edit by K.V.Raman