“Probably really quite a sensible vessel to use for that if you don’t get caught. It doesn’t draw much attention to itself.”
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The busts have been made possible by a system of mapping poppy cultivation through satellite imagery, developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation.
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The six kilos of powder had a street value of about $8.