We deliver the northeast

Crackdown on drugs in Manipur; 2 drug peddlers arrested, one held in Imphal 

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Imphal: In a continuous war against drug menace, a team of narcotic cell of Manipur police busted a drug trafficking ring in Imphal East and apprehended two drug peddlers as well as five drug users.

Acting on a tip-off , the Narcotic Cell teams rushed to a residence in Khomidok Sorok Mapal, where they intercepted a youth exiting the house in a suspicious manner and detained him.

One blue plastic containing WY tablets was discovered during the search.

The teams then rushed to the home of a man named Mohammad Sanajaoba and cordoned off the area while searching it. A resident named Ibem handed over 16 grams of Heroin powder, a single barrel gun with no licence, and nine live cartridges.

Moreover,  the team discovered five drug users using heroin powder in a room at the residence. The five pushers were later transferred to a Rehabilitation Centre  while Moinam Sana and Ibem were apprehended.

Meanwhile, the arrested persons as well as the seized items were then handed over to Heingang Police for necessary action.

Support us on our social media platforms:

Support us

Download InsideNE App

Follow us on Facebook

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Leave A Reply