Bajwa proposes death penalty for drug smugglers

Punjab Congress president Pratap Singh Bajwa Sunday said that he would bring in a legislation proposing death penalty for those indulging in drugs trade.

Vietnam hands death penalty to 30 drug smugglers: Judge

Vietnam on Monday sentenced 30 drug smugglers to death in the communist country`s largest ever narcotics case, involving scores of defendants and nearly two tons of heroin, a judge said.

Vietnam condemns five drug smugglers to death

Vietnam has sentenced five men to
death for smuggling heroin into the country from Cambodia,
state media reported on Saturday.

Two Nepalese drug smugglers arrested

Two Nepalese citizens were arrested by Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) on the Indo-Nepal border for possessing contraband.

Malaysia nabs alleged Iranian drug smugglers

Malaysian police held 9 Iranians and seized over 70 kgs of methamphetamine.

Iran hangs 10 drug smugglers: Report

Iran Wednesday hanged 10 drug smugglers
in a prison in the city of Karaj, west of Tehran, state media reported, taking to 45 the number of executions in the Islamic
republic since the start of this year.

Iran hangs 7 convicted drug smugglers

Iran maintains one of the highest execution rates in the world.

63 drug smugglers, terrorists killed: Afghan govt

The Afghan government says 63 drug smugglers and terrorists have been killed and 16 tons of drugs and drug-making chemicals destroyed in southern Afghanistan.

Two Pakistani drug smugglers get death sentences in Yemen

An appeals court in Yemen on Saturday
upheld drugs-trafficking sentences against four Pakistanis,
condemning two to death and giving 25-year jail terms to the
others, the defence ministry`s website reported.

Iran executes four drug smugglers: Report

Iran has executed four men convicted of smuggling drugs, the semi-official Fars news agency reported on Saturday.