Imphal, Jan 19,
Tengnoupal Battalion of 26 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) seized huge cache of drugs containing 12000 numbers of World is Yours (WIY) tablets, 96 grams of heroine and 1.644 kgs of brown sugar from Permanent Vehicle Check Post (PVCP) Khudengthabi yesterday.
On the previous day the troopers seized contraband drugs weapons of foreign origin.
As per report, the AR troopers acting on specific information regarding the transportation of drugs, a team of Tengnoupal Battalion, stopped a Maruti Brezza vehicle travelling from Moreh to Shillong for checking at Permanent Vehicle Check Post (PVCP) Khudengthabi at 1730 hours on 18 January 2019. The team diligently checked the vehicle and recovered Narcotic items duly concealed inside the vehicle. The driver a resident of Kangpokpi, Senapati district confessed to the illegal carriage of contraband drugs. The driver, contraband drugs and vehicle are handed over to Anti Smuggling Unit, Custom Division Imphal.
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