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Heroin worth Rs 105 cr seized in Assam

Guwahati, May 19: Heroin worth Rs 105 crore has been recovered in Assam’s Cachar district, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Sunday.
The contraband weighing over 10 kg was being transported from a neighbouring state, he said.
“Massive drug haul of 105 cr. In a major crackdown on the drugs network, @cacharpolice conducted a special operation and confiscated 10.333kg heroin transported from a neighbouring State,” Sarma wrote on X.
He reiterated the government’s commitment to continue the drive against drug trafficking and ensure that the youths do not fall into such a trap.
The chief minister shared a photograph of the seized drugs along with two accused persons on social media. (PTI)