- A Nigerian man has been arrested by the Indian Narcotics Control Bureau over drug-related offence
- The agency also arrested two Brazilians and seized condoms filled with liquid cocaine
- The suspects were arrested at a guest house in Paharganj area of central Delhi
A Nigerian man and two Brazilians have been arrested by the Indian Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) and condoms filled with liquid cocaine seized from the suspect.
The suspects were arrested at a guest house in the Paharganj area of central Delhi on April 16, by the anti-narcotics agency, Yabaleft reports.
Legit.ng notes that about 2.6 kgs of liquid cocaine, a party drug, was found concealed in condoms and kept in tin boxes by the Brazilian nationals and they were supposed to hand it over to the Nigerian.
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Madho Singh, NCB zonal director, said:“The trafficking of liquid cocaine concealed in food stuff from South American countries to India is a new modus operandi being adopted by African syndicates to deceive the drug law enforcement officers."
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that five Nigerians were arrested in India for allegedly trafficking drugs including cocaine, brown sugar and amphetamine.
The suspects were arrested by the Rachakonda police in Hyderabad; and they were identified as Cosmas Ojukwu, 30; John Okorie, 26; Okereke Cyril Anezi, 31; John Paul Onyebuchi, 34 and Ogunka Henry Okechukwu, 31.
An Indian accomplice, Palaparthi Sangeetha, 35, was also arrested.
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