Imphal: Tengnoupal battalion of Assam Rifles (AR)under the aegis of IGAR (S) foiled a cross border smuggling attempt near Khudengthabi village in Tengnoupal district on Friday.
An operation was launched by the troops of Assam Rifles on basis of a reliable input regarding movement of illegal items. During the operation, a total of 51 packages containing liquor, furniture, cosmetic and electronic items were recovered.
The total estimated value of the recovered goods is assessed to be worth approx Rs 67.93 lakh, the Assam Rifles said.
The recovered items were handed over to the Customs department, Moreh for further legal action, it added.