Drug worth 1.24 cr seized, one arrested
MOREH, 14th Jun: A team of Moreh Police led by SDPO L Meghabarna and assisted by a commando unit arrested a man for possessing 50 packages of Brown Sugar weighing 621 grams on Saturday evening. The seized drug is estimated to worth about Rs 1.24 crore.
The arrested person has been identified as Khailen Haokip (40) s/o Letthang Haokip of New Boljang village, Churachandpur district.
It is reported that a Tata Safari vehicle (MN06LA 4176) was checked at Kondong Lairembi check post during which 50 packages of Brown Sugar were found hidden. The seized drugs and driver of the vehicle (Khailen) have been handed over to Moreh Police Station. It is also reported that the police team seized two mobile phones, one Aadhaar card and a driving license from the possession of Khailen. Later, a case has been registered at Moreh Police Station against Khailen Haokip for possession of Brown Sugar and for further legal proceedings.