PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY– On September15-17, 2021 at around 6:00 AM, operatives of Special Operations Unit- Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) under the supervision of PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA, Director, PNP DEG, together with PDEA CAR, Tiglayan Municipal Police Station, Provincial Drug Enforcement Unit, Provincial Mobile Force Company, Provincial Intelligence Unit of Kalinga Police Provincial Office, 1501st/1502nd/1503rd/1504th/1505th of Regional Mobile Force Battalion 15, Regional Highway Patrol Unit Cordillera, Highway Patrol Group Kalinga, Regional Intelligence 14, and Regional Drug Enforcement Unit/ Regional Special Operations Group of Police Regional Office Cordillera  conducted marijuana eradication in Mt. Chumanchil, Barangay Loccong, Tinglayan, Kalinga.

            The operating teams were able to uproot and destroy 442,450 pieces of fully grown marijuana plants with an estimated Standard Drug Price of Php 88,490,000.00; seized and destroy 230 kilos of dried Marijuana with an estimated Standard Drug Price of Php 27,600,000.00 and fourteen (14) bottles of marijuana oil (100ml/bottle) with an estimated Standard Drug Price of Php 308,000.00  with an overall estimated Standard Drug Price of Php116,398,000.00 in ten (10) different sites covering 44,350 sqm in the mountainous area of Mt. Chumanchil, Barangay Loccong, Tinglayan, Kalinga.

            PBGEN MEDINA commended the operative’s effort in continuously implementing the fight against illegal drugs and encouraged them to work hard in identifying who are the responsible persons in planting the said illegal substances. ###