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Assam Rifles recover drugs worth Rs 82 lakh from Tengnoupal

IMPHAL, October 20: In yet another drug recovery, troops of Assam Rifles recovered contraband drugs worth Rs 82 lakh near Khudengthabi Check post in Tengnoupal district of Manipur on October 17.
During search at a vehicle check post established by troops of Assam Rifles on Oct 17, the team stopped a suspicious Silver Colour Van driven by one Ajmir Ali of Komiodok village in Imphal East District.
On carrying out a thorough search of vehicle, the team recovered 11 packets of Brown Sugar, 1,200 WIY tablets and 10 packets of Heroin worth Rs 82 lakh.
The individual and the recovered items have been handed over to Moreh Police Station for further investigation.
It may be mentioned that the troops recovered contraband drugs worth Rs 1.83 crore from the same spot on October 16.
(Courtesy: TNT)