Pothashang News Service
Imphal, October 10: World is Yours (WY) tablets worth about Rs. 60.62 lakh were seized yesterday from four persons by 12 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) at Permanent Vehicle Check Post (PVCP), Khudengthabi of Tengnoupal District.
At around 9: 30 am one blue colour ‘Maruti A Star’ vehicle bearing registration No. DL 8C P 3710 moving from Moreh to Imphal was stopped for checking. Three individuals travelling in the vehicle requested passage, citing poor health of one of the individual’s father in Imphal. On checking their vehicle, 3000 WY tablets worth Rs. 15 lakhs (approx) were recovered. The apprehendees are Ayub Shah (27) s/o Md Ramijuddin r/o Lilong, Heinoumakhong, Thoubal dist, Yusuf Ali (25) s/o Md Alimuddin r/o Lilong Khunou, Thoubal dist and Md Akhtar(34) s/o Md Alimuddin r/o Lilong Tairen Makhong, Thoubal district.
Later at 1:30 pm, a silver colour Maruti Van bearing registration No. AS 01 AH 6821 moving from Moreh to Imphal was stopped at check post Khudengthabi for checking. The movement of the driver appeared suspicious. After thorough search of the vehicle, 9125 WY tablets worth Rs. 45.62 lakhs (approx) were recovered. The apprehendee was identified as Abdul Samad (36) S/O Md Khalik r/o Sora Mamang Leikai, Thoubal District.
The recovered drugs along with the apprehended persons were handed over to Moreh Police.