Huge cache of contraband seized by NAB and Assam Rifles at Tengnoupal, Manipur on Thursday
Huge cache of contraband seized by NAB and Assam Rifles at Tengnoupal, Manipur on Thursday

Manipur: Drug peddler arrested, 8 lakh World is Yours (W/Y) tablets and 3 Kg Heroin powder recovered

ANI | Updated: Sep 19, 2019 10:30 IST

Tengnoupal (Manipur) [India], Sept 19 (ANI): In a joint operation, Narcotics and Affairs of Border (NAB) and 18 Assam Rifles on Wednesday arrested a person from Bongyang village here and recovered huge cache of contraband including 8 lakh World is Yours (W/Y) tablets and 3 Kg Heroin powder.
The accused has been identified as Khaikholun Mate (34), who disclosed that he had dumped the drugs items in a storeroom near Lamkhang Khunou.
"Acting on specific information a combined team of NAB and 18 AR conducted search and arrested one person and recovered 8 lakh World is Yours (W/Y) tablets, 3 Kg Heroin powder, and a vehicle Bolero from his possession," said W Basu Singh, SP, NAB.
A case under relevant sections of law and Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (NDPS) Act has been registered.
The accused has been sent to police custody for 8 days till September 25 by the Special Court here. (ANI)

iocl