Benguet police burn P10.7-million worth of marijuana
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet – Three marijuana plantations were raided by the Benguet Provincial Police Office (PPO) and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in the hinterlands of Bakun, Benguet, where a total of P10.7-million worth of marijuana was uprooted and burned.
Benguet PPO Director Col. Elmer Ragay said the plantation sites, which had a total area of 13,070 square meters, were discovered in Sitio Legab in Bakun town on November 25.
Ragay said the Benguet PPO has so far conducted seven operations this month which have resulted in the destruction of P13,81-million worth of marijuana plants.
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