Officials of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Thursday seized 28 kgs of a prohibited narcotic substance worth over Rs. 5.04 crore from a transport company here. Two persons, who came to collect a parcel containing the drug, Methaqualone, from the transport office were also detained.

The officials, however, did not mention the location and name of the transport firm from where the consignment was recovered. Methaqualone is a scheduled drug under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act.

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