Imphal, September 23: Marijuana also known as Ganja worth about 3 lakhs in international market was seized today by a team of Imphal East police commando at Lamlong Bazar.
The police team led by Robinsun Khamnam, DSP (CDO)/IE and B. Lunthang Vaiphei, OC(CDO)/IE under the supervision of Wungpam Kasar, ASP(OPS)/IE detected the seized Marijuana from a Tata Magic Vehicle whch was coming from Sawombung side.
The Manirujana was found packed in two white plastic sacks. It weighs 40 kg.
The seized Manirujana belonged to two individuals, identified as Laishram Ibohalbi Singh, 60 son of (L) L. Thambalngou Singh of Yourabung Mayai Leikai and Raju Kumar Das 39 son of Seilendro Kumar Das of Sotu Haflong Village, Dimasu District, Assam.
Both the drug peddlers were arrested from the spot at around 12:50 pm.
Laishram Ibohalbi Singh disclosed disclosed the police that they were on the way to Jiribam Bus parking at Sagolband Waheng Leikai to transport the Marijuana to his son Laishram Inaocha who is presently residing at Jiribam through one Raju Kumar Das who was also arrested along with Laishram Ibohalbi Singh.