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Drug Destruction Day to be held tomorrow by CBIC as part of Azadi Ka Amrit Iconic Week

Around 42000 kg narcotics would be destroyed at 14 locations across the country

Posted On: 07 JUN 2022 7:11AM by PIB Delhi

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) would be conducting a Drug Destruction Day tomorrow ( 08.06.2022) as apart of Iconic Week of “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav” (AKAM) celebrations of Ministry of Finance to mark the 75th year of Indian independence.    A total of around 42000 kg narcotics would be destroyed at 14 locations across the country.

The Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman would be virtually witnessing the destruction process to be held at Guwahati, Lucknow, Mumbai, Mundra/Kandla, Patna and Siliguri and would be addressing the officers.

 

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