Imphal, Aug 24,
Huge quantity of World is Yours (WY) tablets (a narcotic drug) were seized yesterday by a team of the Anti-Smuggling Units of Customs Division, Imphal, led by its Superintendent from a person identified as Hefajuddin, 23 yrs , S/o. Riyajuddin, resident of Lilong Haoreibi, Sambrukhong, Lilong Sub- Division, Thoubal . The contraband drugs were found carrying inside a green bag separated in 10 packets containing 10,000 tablets each. The drug peddler was caught at Lilong Mairenkhun Makha Leikai, Thoubal District along Imphal-Moreh (NH-102). Total WY tablet seized from him was 1,00,000 (one lakh) (Net wet. 10 kg) tablets of Amphetamine worth around Rs 10 crore, SP of Anti –Sumuggling Units Custom Division Imphal said to media persons . He said that locals of the area supported the Custom team.
A case was registered under the relevant provisions of NDPS Act’ 1985, he added.
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