Northeast India’s Only English And Hindi Satellite News Channel
                       

Manipur war on drugs: 2 drug peddler arrested, 5 held

The team apprehended five drug users at the residence using heroin powder in a room, who were later handed over to a Rehabilitation Centre.

In a huge success for Manipur Police in its War on Drugs, a team of Narcotic Cell busted a drug peddling racket in Imphal East and arrested 2 drug peddlers as well as apprehended 5 drug users.

Based on reliable inputs teams of Narcotic Cell rushed to a residence at Khomidok Sorok Mapal, upon reaching the residence the team intercepted a youth exiting the house in a suspicious manner, thereby he was detained.

On checking one blue plastic containing WY tablets was recovered.

The teams then rushed to the residence of a certain Mohammad Sanajaoba and cordoned the area while searching the residence, the resident identified as Ibem handed over 16 grams of Heroin powder, One single barrel gun without a license, and nine live cartridges.

Moreover, the team apprehended five drug users at the residence using heroin powder in a room. Later on, the five pushers were handed over to a Rehabilitation Centre while two others, Moinam Sana and Ibem were arrested.

The arrested persons along with the seized items were handed over to Heingang Police for necessary action.

First Published: 8th May, 2022 13:02 IST

COMMENTS

WE RECOMMEND

Banner
Flood situation improving gradually: Assam CM Sarma

However, Chief Minister Sarma informed that the stretch of road from Jatinga to Haflong is in a bad condition.

19th May 2022
Banner
Y Patton’s ‘hard hitting’ address on Naga issue

A country cannot have two separate flags, Y Patton said.

19th May 2022
Banner
Nagaland Government orders closure of all check-gates in state

The order comes following the directive of the Governor to ensure the closure of all check gates in the state.

19th May 2022
Banner
Separatist leader Yasin Malik convicted by NIA court

NIA authorities will have to assess his financial situation and arguments on the quantum of the sentence will be heard on May 25.

19th May 2022
Banner
Nature’s wrath in Dima Hasao: Residents lives thrown out of gear

𝐍𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐞’𝐬 𝐰𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐡 𝐢𝐧 𝐃𝐢𝐦𝐚 𝐇𝐚𝐬𝐚𝐨 | It has been four days now yet Dima Hasao continues to reel in floods. Northeast Live exclusive ground report shows residents facing acute shortage of food, electricity, and fuel and cooking gas. However, in some respite for the people, electricity has restored in several areas of the district, barring […]

19th May 2022