Thoubal, May 10;
Acting on a reliable information regarding the trafficking of foreign cigarettes, a team of Police under the command of OC/HRK-PS Inspt. N. Premjit Singh and a team of HRK PS led by SI Th Anand Singh and SI Yunush Khan assisted ASI M Iodash Singh rushed to Heirok part 2 Bazar area and on arrival two individuals namely Ningthoujam Anand Singh aged 25 years of Heirok Part II & Mahesh Laishram aged 21 years of Heirok part II were apprehended along with 9500 packets i.e 950 boxes of banned foreign Cigarettes (WIN King size cigarettes made in Myanmar) from their possession. The same were seized by preparing formal seizure memo, the apprehended persons and the seized items were brought to Heirok PS. The apprehended individuals along seized items are being handed over to Superintendent of Custom Preventive Force, Pallel for further formalities.
Rabi Takhellambam, a resident of Kairembikhok Mayai Leikai, ThoubaI District has been in the field of Journalism for more than 10 years. Rabi, is well known for his reporting from Thoubal side and Indo-Myanmar border. Rabi is also a member of All Manipur Working Journalist Union, the parent body of Journalist Union in Manipur. He can be contacted by email at [email protected]