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Bukit Aman: 5,200 individuals nabbed in anti-drug operation nationwide

25/1/2022 8:55:00 AM

Bukit Aman: 5,200 individuals nabbed in anti-drug operation nationwide

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 25 — A total of 5,200 individuals have been hauled up by the authorities in a recent anti-drug operation conducted nationwide, federal narcotics police announced today. Federal Narcotics Criminal Investigation Department (NCID) director Commissioner Datuk Ayob Khan Mydin Pitchay...

channel for the latest updates.KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 25 — A total of 5,200 individuals have been hauled up by the authorities in a recent anti-drug operation conducted nationwide, federal narcotics police announced today.Federal Narcotics Criminal Investigation Department (NCID) director Commissioner Datuk Ayob Khan Mydin Pitchay said a total of 942 drug pushers were also nabbed in a special operation dubbed ‘Op Tapis Khas’ that was carried out between January 21 and 23.

“During the special operation, a total of 2,696 officers from the NCID were involved in raids which saw the destruction of 367 drugs dens nationwide,” he told a press conference at the federal police headquarters here.Out of the 5,200 people and drug pushers detained, Ayob Khan said the majority of arrests comprised addicts that totalled 2,893 individuals, with 201 wanted persons also successfully tracked down by authorities.

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