|2 drug peddlers held in Khonsa|
ITANAGAR, Oct 17 - The Tirap district police arrested two alleged drug peddlers with suspected contraband substances and some cash from Khonsa, the district headquarters of Tirap, on Saturday.
“Acting on a tip-off, the Anti-Drug Squad of Tirap Police conducted raids in and around Khonsa market and apprehended the two drug peddlers namely, Wangsam and Wangtiap. During checking, contraband substances suspected to be heroin, weighing approximately 140 grams, and cash amounting to Rs 6,670 were recovered from their possession,” Tirap SP Kardak Riba said.
A case has been registered against both the arrested at the Khonsa Police Station under Section 21(b) of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, 1985.