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Mizoram Police intensifies crackdown on drug menace as state emerges alternative smuggling route

Aizawl, Octobere 8: Amid the ongoing strife in Manipur, neighbouring Mizoram has emerged as the new route for smuggling drugs from Myanmar, prompting the state police to step up efforts to counter the menace. The police action has led to the recovery of drugs worth Rs 60 crore and arrest of two Myanmar nationals within a week, according to officials. More than 180 people have been killed and several hundreds injured since ethnic violence broke out in Manipur on May 3 when a ‘Tribal Solidarity March’ was organised in the...
North East

Girl death, case also registered under POCSO act: Mizoram Police

Aizawl, September 30: Mizoram police currently investigating the death of a two-year-old girl is also looking into the allegations that the girl was sexually molested, a senior police officer said on Friday. The girl who hailed from Aizawl died in a private hospital in the state capital on September 16. Aizawl Superintendent of Police (SP) C Lalruaia said that a suo-moto case was registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) recently after doctors found abnormality with the minor before her death. "The case is under investigation. No...