Goa Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar Tuesday promised free passes as well as authority to journalists to snoop around music festival venues for drug use, and said police were not able to tackle the drug mafia in the state.
The issue of the police-politician-drug mafia nexus has been handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Goa Home Minister Ravi Naik, whose son is allegedly linked with the racket, said in the Assembly on Wednesday.
Politicians across party lines on Saturday reacted with shock and disgust over the brutal assault on a NSUI leader who has been lobbying for a central probe into the police-politician-drug mafia nexus in Goa.
The Swedish model Lucky
Farmhouse, who used a spycam to expose her boyfriend Yaniv
Benaim`s links with Goa police, says she has enough to
establish a clear nexus between the police and Goa`s notorious
Afghanistan`s soil is being used for "terror activities" in Pakistan and peace cannot be established in the country unless infiltration from across the Afghan border is stopped, ISI chief Lt Gen Ahmad Shuja Pasha said on Tuesday.