The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has seized around 170 gram Cocaine worth Rs a crore from a Nigerian national at the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport . The accused named Kevin Edward James, reached city airport from Mumbai on Thursday afternoon.
Narcotics Control Bureau Kolkata Zonal Director, Dilip Kumar Srivastava on Friday said, “The accused had entered India through IGI international Airport Delhi in September and was in the country since then,” Srivastava said.
“After initial grilling it was found that another Nigerian in Mumbai namely John alias Tony has given the assignment to him,” he said. The Nigerian was in Kolkata to handover the consignment, he added.