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Security Forces and Administration Destroy Illegal Marijuana Cultivation in Tripura

by Dr. Trupti Shirole on January 1, 2015 at 6:47 AM
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 Security Forces and Administration Destroy  Illegal Marijuana Cultivation in Tripura

Hundreds of acres of illegal marijuana crops were destroyed in the Jarulbachai district of West Tripura in a joint operation carried out by the Border Security Force, state police, excise department and the state administration.

Acting on a tip-off, the forces found illegal marijuana cultivations across the hillocks. They destroyed and burnt the illegal plants which amounted to over Rs. 1 crore. According to reports this plantation was bound for Bangladesh.


The BSF has seized Rs. 14 crores worth of contraband from Tripura bound for Bangladesh from October 2014.

Source: Medindia


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