Manipur: Drugs worth over Rs. 1 crore seized in Ukhrul

Manipur: Drugs worth over Rs. 1 crore seized in Ukhrul

IMPHAL | OCT 10, 2019:

The Assam Rifles troops on Tuesday, seized a huge contraband of drugs worth Rs. 1.41 crore near Aishi in UkhruI District, Manipur.

Security officials of AR based on intelligence inputs regarding transportation of Contraband drugs intercepted and apprehended a suspected drug peddler near Aishi village, Ukhrul District.

According to an official release, the arrested drug-peddler has been identified as Thong Khomin Haokip and is a resident of Aishi in Manipur.

The security officials had seized a total of 700 grams of Brown Sugar and 300 WIY Tablets worth Rs. 1.41 crores from his possession.

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The arrested drug peddler along with the recovered items have been handed over to Chassad Police Station for further investigation.

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