Haryana to set up Haryana narcotics bureau to curb drug abuse-Anil Vij
KI Singh/ royalpatiala.in/ Chandigarh
Haryana Home Minister, Anil Vij said that it has been decided to set up a “Haryana Narcotics Bureau” soon to curb the drug abuse and drug peddling across the state. He added that this bureau would perform a special framework to completely control the drug peddling across the state. He said that the strict action will be initiated against those involved in drug trade in the state and the n steps will be taken for the drug victims to overcome drug abuse.
He added that a group of STF personnel, headed by an IPS officers will be engaged in the task, until the process of formation of the bureau will be completed.
Vij said that no investigations other than handwriting test is pending in cases of forensic examination in the Madhuban laboratory, for which officers have been exploring about the matter.
Narcotics Control Bureau
The Narcotics Control Bureau was created on 17 March 1986 to enable the full implementation of The Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985 and fight its violation through the Prevention of Illicit Trafficking in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1988.