|Assam Rifles seizes drugs|
IMPHAL, Jan 20 - Tengnoupal Battalion of 26 Sector Assam Rifles has recovered a huge quantity of drugs including 12,000 World is Yours (WIY) tablets, 96 grams of heroin and 1.6 kg of brown sugar at the Permanent Vehicle Check Post (PVCP), Khudengthabi, about 90 km from here along the Imphal-Moreh Highway, Assam Rifles sources said on Saturday.
“Acting on information regarding the transportation of drugs, a team of Tengnoupal Battalion, stopped a Maruti Brezza vehicle coming from Moreh to Shillong on January 18,” PRO Assam Rifles said in a press release. “The team checked the vehicle and recovered the concealed narcotic items.”
The driver, contraband drugs and vehicle were handed over to Anti-Smuggling Unit, Customs Division, Imphal, the release said.