AR recovers contraband drugs worth Rs 3 cr

Kohima, November 18 (MExN): Troops of Assam Rifles recovered contraband drugs worth Rs 3 crore near Tengnoupal Check Post in Tengnoupal district, Manipur on November 16, an official release informed today.


The arrest was made when the AR troops intercepted a vehicle driven by one Kipgen of Churachandpur District during a routine vehicle check post, it said. After a thorough checking of the vehicle, the team recovered 1, 00,000 WIY tablets worth Rs 3 crore, added the release issued by Lt Col Sumit Sharma, PRO (Defence), Kohima. The individual and the recovered items, the release further informed said, have been handed over to Police Station Tengnoupal for further investigation.