The Authority of Orissa State Government under Dangerous Drugs Act, 1930
(i) under Sub-section (1) of Section 22 of the Dangerous Drugs Act, 1930 (2 of 1930) (hereinafter referred to as "the said Act") all the Additional District Magistrates appointed under Sub-section (2) of Section 10 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898 (5 of 1898) and the Superintendents of Excise to exercise the powers under the said sub-section ;
(ii) under Sub-section (1) of Section 23 of the said Act all officers not below the rank of Sub-Inspector in the Excise or Police Department, Inspector in the Central Excise Department or Preventive Officer in the Customs Department to exercise powers under the said sub-section ;
(iii) under Sub-section (2) of Section 34 of the said Act all the Superintendents of Excise to exercise powers under the said sub-section within the limits of their respective jurisdiction;2. Invest under Section 30 of the said Act all officers of the Excise Department not below the rank of Sub-Inspector with the powers of an officer-in-charge of a police-station for the investigation of offences under the said Act to be exercised within the limits to their respective jurisdictions; 3. Empower under Sub-rule (1) of Rule 4 of the Dangerous Drugs (Import, Export and Transhipment) Rules, 1957, the Excise Commissioner to issue the excise permit required under the said sub-rule to accompany an application for import of dangerous drugs.