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P2.2-B marijuana destroyed in Kalinga

  • Written by Cesar Reyes
  • Published in Provincial
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CAMP Dangwa La Trinidad, Benguet -- Joint operatives of the municipal police stations of Tinglayan, Tanudan, Balbalan, Pinukpuk and Tabuk as well as the Kalinga PPSC, PAIDU Kalinga, members of the Kalinga Provincial Police Office, RPSB, PDEA-CAR, PDEA Region-2 and the Army’s 50th Infantry Battalion conducted an operation in 14 marijuana plantation sites on Saturday at Mt. Chumanchil, Bgy. Loccong, Tinglayan, Kalinga, where they uprooted and destroyed 11,105,250 fully-grown MJ plants from some 162,000-square meter lots with a Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) value of P2,220,850,000.
The operating units also burned 222 kilos of dried MJ leaves with DDB value of P28,275,000 and 45 kilos of MJ seeds with DDB value of P20,000. Estimates and computations were done by PDEA personnel.