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26-03-2015, 12:47

Over 5 kilos of hashish seized in northern Tajikistan


Avesta.Tj | 26.03.2015 | More than 5 kilograms of hashish have been seized in Khujand, the capital of Sughd Province in northern Tajikistan, the country’s Interior Ministry said on Thursday.

The 32-year-old resident of Khujand was detained by police officers in Khujand on suspicion of having been involved in drug trafficking.

About 5.5 kilograms of hashish were confiscated from the alleged drug peddler.

Criminal proceedings have been instituted against alleged drug peddler and an investigation is under way.