The National Investigation Agency conducted raids on Saturday, December 24, in Kathua in connection with cross border narcotics smuggling. According to reports, several locations are being raided in the Union Territory.
Reportedly, the NIA officers from Delhi and Chandigarh arrived in Jammu and Kashmir to inspect the case of narco-terrorism, it is alleged that Pakistan has been sending large consignments of narcotics which is being sold in India and the money generated is used in funding terrorist activities in the union terriroty and Punjab.
The raids, according to a report in News 18, were largely conducted in Jammu region. In the raids started earlier this morning, NIA personnel have reportedly seized some devices and detained some persons.
The raids come after the central agency carried out raids at 14 raids in connection with cross-border terrorism.