The Ministry of Interior announced in a statistic published on Monday that 1,080 people had been arrested on charges of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances during the year 2020.

“The number of drug and psychotropic substances cases for the year 2020 reached 800 cases”, the ministry added on its Facebook page.

According to statistics, the ministry seized 850 kilograms of hashish, 170 grams of heroin, and 3,500 grams of cocaine, while the number of narcotic pills reached 2,400,000 tablets.