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Dubai fights Tramadol abuse.

Dubai fights Tramadol abuseIn the UAE, The addiction of  , a controlled pain killer, is considered  a major problem, courts has been showing a  large raise in the number of incidents  including individual misusing of the drug. The public prosecution in mentioned that the kind of cases which he brings to court  is based on a legal issues, and since  January   has  obtained 3 verdicts among 21 cases  including abuse of Tramdol    “Suspects who sell Tramadol illegally or consume it for other than medical reasons will be charged with trafficking mind-affecting substances or consuming it, and referred to the Misdemeanours Court as per article 41 of the Anti-Narcotics Law. We identify Tramadol peddlers as ‘petite peddlers’ or ‘novice peddlers’.

The Dubai Misdemeanours Court recently convicted three suspects [in separate cases] of unlawfully selling Tramadol. An Emirati defendant was jailed six months and fined Dh5,000 for selling 200 Tramadol pills.

A Pakistani suspect was jailed for one year and deported for selling 680 pills. Another Emirati was fined Dh5,000 for selling 31 pills. Three Emirati suspects, who sold 100, 80 and 10 Tramadol pills respectively [in three separate cases], are currently being prosecuted before the Misdemeanours Court.”  mentioned by  Walid Al Fuqaie  the Head of Drugs Prosecution at Dubai Public  Prosecution while  talking  at a media conference .He also reported “Earlier we used to hear about heroin and cocaine traders and dealers and now we are hearing about and arresting Tramadol dealers,” he added, “Dealers operate for Tramadol as it is not a listed drug and accordingly not penalized. The need to combating this phenomenon was reached in coordination with Anti-Narcotics officers of Dubai Police who have supplied us with the needed data to prove that it is a phenomena,”.

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