Imphal: Cross border smuggling of Brown Sugar by two ladies was foiled by Tengnoupal battalion of IGAR(South) on Sunday.
During a routine checking at Vehicle Check Post, Khudengthabi, troops noticed two ladies moving suspiciously. A riflewoman was assigned to carry out their detailed search at appropriate place. During the thorough search, six soap cases (3 each) containing 72 grams of narcotics worth Rs 14.40 lakh of suspected Brown Sugar strapped around their inner thigh were recovered, the Assam Rifles said on Monday.
The seized narcotics along with the drug traffickers were handed over to Tengnoupal Police for further investigation, it added.