Number of drug cases decreases in 2017

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Number of drug cases decreases in 2017

April 30, 2018 - 14:59
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The Ministry of the Interior announced a decrease in the number of cases of drugs and alcohol in 2017 compared to previous years.

On its Facebook page, the Ministry clarified that the figure last year amounted to 831 cases, including 345 issues of trading with the stuff.

It revealed that its corps managed in 2017 to seize more than 409 thousand kg of hashish, in addition to over 500 kg of heroin and cocaine.