An American woman has been arrested by the Delhi NCB(Narcotics Control Bureau) team reportedly with 1.9 kilograms of cocaine worth Rs 10 crores.
The women named, Stephanie Caprio Policarpio – was allegedly arrested by the police from a hotel in central Delhi’s Paharganj area.
The drug, worth Rs. 10 crore, was smuggled to India from Brazil’s São Paulo by Ethiopian airlines.
A large amount of cocaine was reportedly given to Stephanie by a Nigerian national in Brazil to deliver to another Nigerian in India.
Reports say that it was discovered from her passport that she had traveled to Spain, Switzerland & Uganda since February 2017.
NCB says that the route usually taken for drug trafficking is from Brazil’s Sao Paulo to India via Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Adis Ababa.