01.06.2009   Alter: 8 yrs
Kategorie: Indien, dgs-info, Ausgabe 25

Kolkata. Birbhum emerges as opium hub


Parts of Birbhum district have emerged as a major hub for opium production while police officers look the other way, according to the Narcotic Control Bureau (NCB). 
Officials from the agency, which is conducting a drive against poppy cultivation in Birbhum, said that they had discovered links between political leaders, police officers and opium manufacturers in the district. (Statesman News Service , 03.03.2009)