|Drugs worth Rs 42 lakh seized in Manipur|
IMPHAL, Jan 3 - In one of the biggest drugs haul, Narcotics Cell of Manipur police seized Heroin no. 4 in the form of a cake worth about Rs 42 lakh during a frisking and checking operation, according to police.
The white cake of Heroin no.4 weighing around 350 gram was seized from one Wilson Keishing (47) of Sailent village under Laikoiching in Senapati district around 6.30 pm on Monday, police said.
Drugs seized: Assam Rifles troops based on a specific input regarding presence of drugs along with stolen vehicles in Sangaiyumpham Nungphou Mamang Leikai in Thoubal district, launched an operation along with a team of Thoubal Commandos on Sunday, sources said.
During the operation, 13 individuals were apprehended including one Sonia (22) wife of Md Alloc, alleged king-pin in running the illicit business along with 12 drug users, said a press release. A total of 14 two-wheelers, 95 WY tablets, 9.5 gram of heroin number 4, various items used for packing, injecting and smoking drugs and Rs 38,150 in cash were seized from their possession.