Drug Module Behind Escort Service Busted, 4 Arrested In Kolkata


Kolkata: Drug module behind escort service busted by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in Kolkata. Four persons including two women has been arrested by NCB on Monday from Alipore. NCB seized drugs worth RS near about Lakhs.

Earlier, The Narcotics Control Bureau said they have arrested an architect-engineer from the city for allegedly working as a middle-man and liaison in a drug-peddling racket here, that was busted in December last year.

“Rhythm Das, an architect-engineer based in Kolkata has been arrested for allegedly assisting a city-based drug-peddling unit in financial transactions and procuring drugs from other cities on behalf of them.

“He also ordered drugs like MDMA (Ecstasy) through the dark web using Bitcoin,” NCB Kolkata Zonal unit head, Dilip Kumar Srivastava said in a release.