New Delhi: At the time when country proud of a stronger economy and growing GDP, there is one other emerging issue that has become the biggest menace for our Youngsters. Drugs, which is coming from the international paddlers are mixing in the blood of our young generation.
According to Delhi Police source, Customs officers posted at International Airports are helping drugs paddling network. It came to light in some cases, customs officers gave safe passage to drug paddlers with consignment that landed Airports from other countries. in once such case, the customs officer took money from a paddlers and let him go with some quantum of the seized drugs.
Delhi Police arrested Eight international paddlers on 2ed of August 2016 with myao myao party drugs. During interrogation, it came to light that Directorate of Revenue Intelligence had seized 520 Kg of drugs from Indira Gandhi International Airport on Feb 2015. Out of the which 20 Kg was sold to them by Customs officer posted at Airport. The Consignment was concealed in a manner, so that it could not be detected in the baggage scanner.
This drug is widely used in the rave parties that involve youths at large. In the city like Delhi, Gurgram, Bombay, Pune special rave parties are being illegally organized, keeping the local authorities at dark, where boys and girls of the age group of 21 to 35 are being made addicted to the drugs.
As per Police data, a total of 322 cases of drugs peddling was registered in 2014 in which 398 were arrested. In 2015, 346 people were arrested in a total of 271 cases in peddling. Last year, till 30 November, 302 drugs paddlers were arrested in a total of 233 cases.
A Delhi Police officer said handlers of this international group of drugs supply are being managed from Dubai and Saudi Arab. Drugs reaches in Indian territory from the route of Afghanistan and Pakistan from International border. From India, it is transported to Middle east countries.
A Hindi Film “Udta Panjab” raised the emerging issue of drugs mixing in the life of youth of Punjab. This life taking drugs are easily available the small knock and corners under the nose of Police and local administration.