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Kohima police seize suspected heroin

Nagaland News

Dimapur, April 21: Kohima Police personnel while conducting routine checking at Kidima village along the inter-state border, intercepted one Maruti Alto bearing registration number AS02R-3202 bound for Assam from Kangpokpi, Manipur and detected approximately 250 gms of suspected heroin neatly packed in 20 soap cases on April 20.
In this connection, the driver of the vehicle namely Sachin Limbu (36 yrs), resident of Kalapahar Bazar, Dist- Kangpokpi, Manipur was arrested and the contraband along with the vehicle were seized.
During preliminary investigation, the total value of the illegal contraband was found to be worth approximately Rs 35 lakhs in the national market.
Accordingly, a case under the NDPS Act has been registered at Kezocha Police Station for the purpose of further investigation.
(Page News Service)

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