The multimillionringgit drug peddling business in Penang is as lively as the island’s nightlife
WEED, amphetamine a n d m e t h a mphetamine are among the plethora of stimulant drugs easily available to partygoers in Penang.
Checks at more than 50 clubs here during peak nightlife hours found scores of scantily-clad women and perfumed men dancing the night away to the rousing beats of the latest club hits blaring from loudspeakers.
Their tables were laden with large bottles of hard liquor and smaller bottles of beer.
However, behind the scenes of this noisy, flashy display is a silent, shadowy exchange of stimulant pills among friends, dancers quietly sucking on Ecstasy pills as they gyrate to the beat of the music and youngsters