Imphal, Jan 3
A team of Moreh battalion Assam Rifles have recovered contraband drugs near border pillar 78 on Jan 2.
According to report troops of Chavangphai outpost Assam Rifles was round the clock for area domination along the border on the eve of New year. Around 9pm the team spotted an unknown individual suspected to be Myanmar national, trying to sneaked into Indian side. When the AR team challenged him on suspicious the person retreated back and immediately fled towards Myanmar side. The individual dropped a bag while fleeing towards Myanmar side.
On thorough checking the bag, the AR team recovers 05 packets of suspected Methamphetamine ( Ice drug) weighing approx 5 kg and valued around Rs. 3.75 crore.
The recovered drugs were handed over to Moreh police station for necessary legal action.