1098 persons were arrested in 593 cases of trafficking and promotion of narcotic substances during the month of June.

 Large quantities of narcotics were seized during those cases.

 Carrying out 275 awareness activities in different regions of the Kingdom.

Receiving 85 cases in the AND drug addiction treatment center .

In the details, PSD spokesman said that the Anti-Narcotics Department is continuing the operations to deal with all forms narcotic substances activities .

The spokesman confirmed that during the month of June, from 1/6/2023 up to 30/6/2023, 593 cases of trafficking and promotion of narcotic substances were dealt with, during which 1098 suspects were arrested between a dealer and a promoter of narcotic substances, including people classified as dangerous, as they were referred All to the Public Prosecutor of the State Security Court.

The spokesman stated that during these cases, (124) kilograms of hashish were seized, (900) thousand tablets of narcotic Captagon, (8) thousand tablets of narcotic pills, (4) kilograms of narcotic crystal and (37) kilograms of marijuana. Narcotic marijuana, (24) grams of cocaine, (2) kilos of industrial cannabis, (2) kilos, (400) grams of industrial cannabis powder, and a group of firearms.

On the awareness level, AND implemented, through the awareness dimension, 275 educational activities for the month of June, which included a number of courses, lectures, workshops and seminars in partnership with academic and media agencies and relevant partners.

In the same context, the number of admissions to the addiction treatment center for the month of June reached 85 cases, between admissions and references.