- Bitcoin and Darknet being used by drug traffickers in India
- Two syndicates interdicted by Narcotics Control Bureau were prima facie seen indulging in trafficking of celebration drugs
- Such exchange are formidable to lane by a common communications protocols and ports
NEW DELHI: Drug trafficking in India is on a new ‘high’ with anti-narcotics agencies carrying rescued a crime being perpetrated by a mysterious ‘darknet’ and a surreptitious and unregulated banking Bitcoin.
The narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), arch law coercion and comprehension group obliged for fighting drug trafficking and abuse of bootleg substances, has interdicted dual such syndicates handling in a country.
“For a initial time, we have rescued drug traffickers regulating a darknet and Bitcoin for using a bootleg drug pole in India. we can tell we that a investigations have shown that some of these operatives are formed in a country. We are probing them,” NCB Director General R R Bhatnagar told PTI.
While ‘darknet’ is a surreptitious internet network that can usually be accessed with specific software, configurations and permission and is difficult