Authorities Incinerate More Than 9,000 Kilos of Drugs
Saturday, August 25 2012 @ 12:45 AM UTC
Contributed by: Don Winner
The first took place in March, destroying 6,814 kilograms of drugs, followed by another 4,746 kilos in June, totaling between the three three 20,836 kilos of drugs destroyed so far this year.
In this diligence participated the Department of Pharmacy and Drugs of the Ministry of Health, the Institute for Analysis of the University of Panama, and the Institute of Legal Medicine (drug lab) and the Office of Drug Control, as established by Law 23 of 1986.
The destroyed drugs are broken down as follows: