The Finance Minister, virtually witnessed destruction of 44,000 kilogram of drugs incinerated simultaneously at 14 locations by the Customs and Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) formations. Of the 44 tons of narcotics substances, 2043 kilograms of drugs was destroyed at Mumbai waste management ltd, Taloja facility including 499.5 kg of Ephedrine, 882.69 kg of Methamphetamine, 238.2 kg of Mephedrone and 8 kg of Ganja. These drugs have been seized by DRI and Customs during the various search and seizure operations carried out by them.