National police exterminated 8 thousand seedlings from marijuana in the city of Rupi Rupi, in the VRAEM , which were found thanks to a successful intelligence work.
Anti-drug agents from the Police Front of the Valley of the Apurímac, Ene and Mantaro Rivers (FP-Vraem) of the National Police of Peru found these plantations of which the final destination would be the city of Lima.
In the anti-drug operation, carried out on 1 September, four marijuana cultures were found: one hectare of 5000 seedlings, one half hectare with 1400 seedlings and finally two areas with 800 seedlings of this plant.
In addition, together with the seedlings, rustic huts in which the plant was dried for later commercialization, Andina reports.
In cooperation with the Public Prosecution Service, the police continued to eradicate the plantations and destroy the huts in the area.