Imphal: Tengnoupal Battalion of IGAR(S) foiled a cross border smuggling attempt near Khudengthabi in Tegnoupaul on Saturday.
An operation was launched by the troops of Assam Rifles (AR) on basis of a reliable input regarding movement of illegal items. During the operation, a total of 42 packages containing contraband items were recovered.
The total estimated value of the recovered goods is assessed to be worth approx Rs 74.09 lakh, AR said.
The recovered items were handed over to the Customs department, Moreh for further action, it added.