Imphal, Feb 7: Poppy plantations valued around Rs 1.5 Crores destroyed today in the hill range located between Tarao Lamkhai and Lamkang Khunyai Village from 9 am to 1.30 pm in Tengnoupal District. The poppy plantation which were plated at around 25 acres were destroyed by a combined team of Chandel District Police, Tengnoupal District Police, NAB and 8 MR led by SP Chandel Kamei Angam Romanus and SP Tengnoupal Dr S. Ibomcha Singh in presence of SDC Tengnoupal N.Kamei as Executive Magistrate.
William Gurumayum, Sub-Editor of Imphal Times is a resident of Sagolband Salam Leikai. He has been with Imphal Times since beginning. A avid adventure lover, writes mostly travelogue.