Kyrgyz police officers confiscated more than 11 kg of marijuana over the past day. Press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs reported.
According to it, during operational search actions, the employees of Jalal-Abad Department of Internal Affairs have confiscated 10 kilograms of the drug from 59-year-old resident of Kyzyl-Kapchygay village, Aksy district.
The same day, officers of Talas Department of Interior seized from 20-year-old Talas resident a kilogram of marijuana.
Criminal cases under Article 246 (illegal manufacturing, purchase, storage, transportation or shipment of narcotic drugs) of the Criminal Code have been initiated.