PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY – On April 12-14, 2021 joint elements of PNPDEG SOU1 led by PLTCOL RAYMOND C NICOLAS, under the supervision of PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA with PDEA-CAR Kalinga PO, Tinglayan MPS, PDEU Kalinga, RDEU PRO-COR, 1st KPMFC, 2nd KPMFC, RMFB15 (1502nd MC), RMFB15 (1503rd MC), RID PRO-COR/RIU14, PIU Kalinga, Pangasinan PPO, Pinukpuk MPS, and Lubuagan MPS, conducted marijuana eradication in Brgy. Ngibat, Tinglayan, Kalinga.

Under "OPLAN BUTTERFLY", the group scoured 4,300 sqm of land in four different sites in the said barangay which resulted in the uprooting and destruction of 43,000 fully grown marijuana plant and 400 grams of dried marijuana leaves with a total standard drug price of Php 8,648,000.00.

PBGEN MEDINA commended the effort made by the team and encouraged them to continue working to identify who are the responsible persons involved in planting said illegal drugs and to further eradicate more marijuana plantation in the northern part of the country. ###