CHENNAI: Officials of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence on Tuesday seized 1,250 gm of morphine and 225 gm of heroin from a pooling centre of a courier firm.

A release said that following information, they came to know that five parcels were sent from Chennai, which indicated smuggling of narcotic drugs. Verification of documents revealed that the parcels were sent by foreigners with different addresses of hotels in the city and were addressed to destinations in South Africa and Spain.

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