The owner held; Punjab police seize opioid pills haul from the HP factory.

The DGP(Punjab director general of police) said,


The team recovered 30,16,332 intoxicant tablets, including 12.45 lakh tramadol capsules, 7.72 lakh tramadol tablets, 9.99 lakh alprax (alprazolam) tablets — approximately valued at ₹15 crores — from the illegal unit.

Source: Hindustan Times.


According to Punjab DGP Dinkar Gupta, the raid was a follow-up of a May 18 recovery of 50,000 tramadol tablets smuggled into Amritsar.


The seizure of the drugs, including tramadol and alprax, was made during a raid at Unique Formulations in Paonta Sahib.


The owner of the Unique Formulations, Munish Mohan of Devi Nagar, Paonta Sahib, has also been arrested.


The factory has been sealed, and they will bring the arrested person to Punjab after completing the legal formalities.


Majitha ASP Abhimanyu Rana and DSP (detective) Gurinder Nagra played a vital role in the execution of this operation.

The Punjab Police had unearthed an illegal pharma trade after a big haul of 2.8 crore tablets and capsules of opioids, including tramadol and clovidol, from Neutec Pharma godown at Narela (Delhi) and arrested the owners, Krishan Arora and his son Gaurav Arora, from Delhi which happened earlier in the year 2020.

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