India Seizes $3.7 Billion Afghan Heroin Haul Amid Kabul Takeover Chaos

India Seizes $3.7 Billion Afghan Heroin Haul Amid Kabul Takeover Chaos

Andrew H. Sweet

More than 2,988 kilograms of heroin was recovered in one of India's biggest such hauls to date.

The investigation conducted so far has also revealed the involvement of Afghan nationals, who are under investigation.

The containers had been declared as containing semi-processed talc stones from Afghanistan and shipped from Bandar Abbas Port in Iran to Gujarat Mundra port, the Gujarat official said, adding that forensic tests confirmed the presence of heroin.

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