Imphal: Bishnupur Police of Manipur on Thursday nabbed two persons for transporting Heroin powder from Napat junction along Sugnu Sangaikot-Kumbi road.
The apprehended persons were identified as Jangkholun Lhungdim, 27, son of Thangkhogin Lhungdim of Molluk village, Chandel district and Thanglal Haokip, 30 son of Mangjapao Haokip of New Songyang, Chandel district.
They were travelling in one Eco-van and one two wheeler vehicle (Kenbo) when a team of Bishnupur Police commando was frisking and checking at Napat junction. They were found carrying two bags containing 62 soap cases each with Heroin.
They revealed the police that they brought the contraband item from Moreh (Indo-Myanmar border town in Manipur) for sale at Napat and Kumbi areas.
The two persons have been arrested along with the seized items and vehicles have been handed to Kumbi Police station where a case has been registered for further investigation, police said.