Udupi, Sep 30, 2020: Narcotics Control Bureau has arrested four persons in Udupi on the charges of procuring the banned MDMA drug through dark net. It has been gathered that they used to sell the same to students in the city.
Those arrested are K Pramod, Fahim, A Hashir and S S Shetty. Of the four Fahim is said to be the mastermind behind this drug racket.
According to NCB, Fahim had purchased bitcoins and through it ordered drugs from the dark net and used to get it delivered to various addresses across the nation. He used to then collect it and sell it in Udupi.
According to NCB the sleuths had seized an envelope containing 750 MDMA tablets in July this year. However, the absence of consignee address had resulted in delay in arresting the accused.