Narcotics Control Bureau was established on 17th March 1986. The main headquarter of NCB is in New Delhi. The current agency executive and director-general of NCB is Mr.Rakesh Asthana IPS. It was under the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act of 1985. NCB is an Indian intelligence agency and Indian federal law enforcement under the ministry of Home affairs. The main work of this agency is to investigate drugs and their illegal uses.
Functions of NCB
1.NCB keeps eyes on all the drug smugglers which are connected to the foreign drug trafficker.
2.All the drugs-related criminal cases fall under Narcotics Bureau
3.NCB provides training and resources to the workers of Drug-related agencies.
4.It is a national level agency that works with CBI, State Police, Customs, and Central Excise?GST and Indian Intelligence agencies.
5.NCB also works with international and foreign law enforcement agencies.