Drug Abuse
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The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DIR) has busted India’s biggest drug racket and recovered 23,500 kg mandrax tablets (methaqualone), with an estimated worth of Rs 4,700 crore in the international market. According to a report in Times Of India, a Bollywood producer has been arrested due to his involvement in this trade. The Director of DRI General Jayant Misra told IANS the details about this operation –

DRI’s Mumbai zonal unit got the tip-off. It was further developed with the help of Border Security Force. A warehouse in Rajasthan’s Udaipur city housing the drugs was busted on October 28. In this connection, DRI arrested Bollywood producer Subhash Dudani from Mumbai on October 29.

Subhash has produced Vikalp, a 2011 Bollywood movie.