Sunday, July 24, 2011

Burundanga Warnings (India)

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Mystery-drug-has-cops-on-toes-docs-laugh-it-off/articleshow/9341025.cms

The Times of India
24 July 2011

Mystery 'drug' has cops on toes, docs laugh it off

Dwaipayan Ghosh, TNN

NEW DELHI: Urban legend or not, but a new 'drug' called Burundanga, which, they say, can be used to benumb one's senses momentarily, has created quite a scare in the country. [...]

Delhi Police sources said they have never come across such a drug in the city, although they have heard about the drug being used in cities like Mumbai and Bangalore. The doctors there could hardly arrive at a conclusion on the nature of the drug used on the victims. Nevertheless, cops have advised people to be wary of strangers getting too friendly. [...]