Gangtok, Apr 7 (PTI) A large quantity of contraband substances was destroyed at the district court premises here today.

The destroyed haul of contraband substances included 929 bottles of cough syrups, 25,465 capsules of Spasmo Proxyvon, 2,832 tablets of Nitrosum-10 and and 500 grams cannabis (Ganja), Court Inspector (East) Ms Tshering Yangzom said.

She said the contraband substances were seized under 59 cases registered under Sikkim Anti Drugs Act, 2006.

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