After investigating the roll’s content, police found 250g of cocaine which the defendant was attempting to smuggle inside the country.
Actor-producer Yuvraj S. Singh, a close friend of late star Sushant Singh Rajput, says not only does the drug culture prevail in Bollywood, it is also a way to move around in the industry. He claimed that most A-list actors are addicted to cocaine.
Police describe it as the first "narcosubmarine" to be intercepted in Europe.
They were only able to determine the amount of drugs inside after they managed to refloat the vessel three days later and tow it to a nearby port. They found 152 bundles with three tonnes of cocaine, Spanish police said in a statement.
The customs inspector said during the investigations that the defendant’s suitcase was passed through the airport’s x-ray screening device and found to contain something abnormal.
The Anti-Narcotics Department at the Ras Al Khaimah Police arrested an Asian gang over the involvement in drug peddling in 67 spots in the emirate.
Dubai Customs’ inspection staff at Dubai International Airport seized 5.6 kilogrammes of cocaine narcotics from an inbound female traveller arriving from a Latin American country.
The police intercepted the 20-meter-long (65-foot-long) vessel called the AKT 1 on Wednesday around 300 nautical miles (555 kilometers) south of the Spanish archipelago located in the Atlantic Ocean off west Africa.
Six people were charged with conspiring to distribute 1,762 pounds (800 kilograms) of cocaine, and officials also seized 164 pounds of methamphetamine and 3.5 pounds of heroin.