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More than 14 ton of drug destroyed in Nangarhar Province

2017-09-27 CJTF Photo

 

In connection with the above cases, a number of individuals have been identified by police and convicted on charges of involvement trafficking cases.

The drugs  are   stored inside Nangarhar's headquarter police department of Counter narcotics , Based on the proposal of the Counter Narcotics Directorate, and  order of special court of counter narcotics  in presence of government officials  local  and international  media, the mentioned drugs are  burned and destroyed in Rodat District of Nangarhar Province.

 The burned material is as follows

293,229 kilograms of heroin

1658.4 kilograms of opium

9566.854 kilograms of raw hashish 

225 kilograms of solid chemicals

1553,500 liters of alcoholic beverages

25 liters of liquid chemicals

877,800 kg of morphine

23,500 kilograms of papaverin

31 kilograms of caffeine

51 grams of amphetamine

A week ago, Takhar police also burned 1,500kg of narcotics discovered and seized in the past year.

Article 18 of the Law gives the prosecutors and judges’ jurisdiction over cases involving: 2 or more Kgs of Heroin, 10 or more Kgs of Opium, 50 or over Kgs of Hashish and chemical procurors, 50 or over liters of Alcohol.