Agartala: Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha the government has seized illegal drugs worth over Rs 101.66 crores in the past three years.
More than 2,000 individuals involved in the buying and selling of drugs have been apprehended, he said.
CM Saha said the Tripura government has taken a number of steps to strengthen the fight against narcotics.
“We have requested the establishment of a branch of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in Agartala. They are also considering the purchase of a full-body scanner to detect drugs in vehicles used for transporting narcotics.