On October 11, 2023, the Special Task Force of the Uttar Pradesh Police, together with the Crime Branch of Pune Police, arrested two accused in relation to the MDMA medication price Rs 300 crores which have been recovered in Maharashtra.
The Joint Operation
The Assistant Commissioner of Police of the Crime Branch of the Pune Police, Sunil Tambe, knowledgeable the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) that the 2 accused have been current in Lucknow, the capital of UP and have been attempting to flee to Nepal, and thereafter, they have been apprehended and caught by the UP Special Task Force in Bahraich flip, Barabanki District of Uttar Pradesh
The arrested and the accused are Abhishek Bilas Balakwade and Bhushan Anil Patil, they usually have been concerned in lots of drug trafficking circumstances in Maharashtra. The STF has recovered six ATM playing cards and plenty of cellphones and carried money price Rs 2100. On interrogation, the 2 accused knowledgeable that Bhushan Anil Patil is the youthful brother of the drug mafia Lalit Patil and Abhishek Bilas is the supervisor of Balakwade Lalit Patil’s Drugs Network.
During the interrogation, the 2 accused and Lalit Patil have been manufacturing the banned MDMA (Methylenedioxymethaneamphetamine) drug, which has been used in pubs, bars and rave events since 2014. For this work, the factories have been arrange by them in Aurangabad, Pune and Nashik. After the arrest of Lalit Patil in 2020, his final instruction to his brothers, Anil Patil and Abhishek Balakwade, would take command of the whole gang.
On August 4, 2023, after the names of Lalit Patil and different gang members got here up in the restoration of 150kg MD Drugs in Mumbai. Meanwhile, Lalit Patil escaped from police custody by conspiring with Bhushan Anil Patil and Abhishek Bilas Balakwade. The accused additionally knowledgeable that they obtained uncooked materials for making MDMA medication from Shivji Shinde of Nashik District.
After the authorized proceedings, the arrested and the accused have been handed over to the staff of the Assistant Police Commissioner of the Pune Crime Branch, who will take additional motion. Investigations are underway, and additional particulars are awaited.