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Mumbai: NCB nabs 2 persons with charas, MDMA, LSD in Andheri

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Two persons were arrested by the (NCB) and like charas, and LSD was recovered from them, an said Monday.

MDMA, or methylenedioxy-methamphetamine is a synthetic drug known on the streets as "ecstasy" while LSD, or lysergic acid diethylamide, goes by the term "acid".

The duo were arrested from Mogra area of Andheri by an NCB team acting on a specific tip-off, the informed.

The 480 gram recovered from the duo had been procured from and was meant for peddling in the metropolis, he said.

A case had been registered and further probe was underway, the said.

The official informed that drug trafficking and consumption attract severe jail terms of up to 20 years, and in certain cases, even capital punishment.

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First Published: Mon, November 05 2018. 16:05 IST