Bhopal, Nov. 28 -- A drug peddling gang arrested by the Madhya Pradesh police on November 13 had opened ten firms on the e-commerce site Amazon to sell prohibited drug marijuana under the guise of stevia leaves, MP police investigators said on Saturday.

On November 16, two representatives of Amazon were called by Bhind superintendent to check credentials of the companies and products delivered.

"In the investigation of a case of supplying marijuana by using Amazon site, police have found 10 companies that have all the address details similar to Babu Tex Private Limited, which was used by the accused of drug peddling," said Manoj Kumar Singh, superintendent of police (SP), Bhind. These companies sold the product to 360 customers and had pu...