Drama as Nigerian man swallows Cocaine during drug raid in India
A Nigerian national has been hospitalized after he swallowed Cocaine during a raid conducted by the Narcotics
Control Bureau (NCB) in upscale Juhu, Mumbai
According to journalist, Pratik Salunke, the high drama unfolded outside a five-star hotel in Juhu on Thursday,
January 14, where the NCB team reached while acting on a tip-off.
“While gathering information on our ongoing cases against drugs, we detained a Nigerian national who
swallowed Cocaine during the commotion,” said an NCB officer privy to the investigation.
“The Nigerian who is suspected to be involved in drug peddling is being investigated. We have detained him for
investigations.” the officer added.
In such cases, the agencies resort to feeding suspected bananas to the empty stomach. Such concealment of
drugs in the body is an old method that is usually used by smugglers while flying through airports