The Bureau of Customs (BOC) on Tuesday reported the seizure of various illegal drugs worth over P3 million in air parcels at different warehouses in Pasay City.
The joint operations yielded 1,681 tablets of ecstasy, a party drug, with an estimated street value of P2,857,700 concealed inside a microwave oven, and 133 grams of kush marijuana estimated to be worth P159,600.
The seized ecstasy and cannabis have been valued at P3,017,300, according to Customs Collector Carmelita “Mimel” Talusan.
Records showed that the ecstasy was shipped from the Netherlands and consigned to a recipient from Quezon City, while the Kush marijuana was shipped from the US and consigned to a certain individual from Pasay City.
Both parcels were turned over to the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) also on Tuesday.