The Suspect, Makuko Chukwuka Mauolokwu
For the primary time in historical past, the Bengaluru City Police have booked a suspected Nigerian drug peddler beneath the stringent Prevention of Illicit Traffic in Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, which gives for year-long detention with out bail.
The suspect, Makuko Chukwuka Mauolokwu alias Henry, 31, is allegedly a repeat offender with no less than 5 circumstances of drug peddling towards him, stated Sandeep Patil, Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) on Tuesday, March 17.
Henry had arrived in India on a scholar visa however took to peddling cocaine, methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA, generally generally known as ecstasy), hashish and different medicine. His visa has reportedly expired however he stayed put in India, residing in Kammanahalli.
Patil added that every time Mauolokwu was arrested, he would safe bail and begin peddling medicine once more,
The CCB stated it should invoke the regulation towards drug peddlers.