Imphal: Team B of narcotic cell of Tengnoupal police station seized 1.082 kg worth around Rs 2,16,40,000 of Brown Sugar and arrested two persons on Sunday.
The arrested persons have been identified as one K. Samuel, 22, son fo Thanglam of Tuibong, Churachandpur district and Nianghoihsiam, 22, daughter of Kapginthang of New Zouveng, Churachandpur district.
The narcotic team led by 2nd officer-in-charge, Thoubal police, sub-inspector, Ashem Biren Singh during random frisking and checking detained one Bolero vehicle. On examination, 25 soap cases of suspected brown sugar were detected from the possession of the arrested persons.
A case has been registered and the arrested persons along with the seizures have been handed over to Thoubal district police.
It was the 11th seizure of drugs by Thoubal police since March 25 and till date Rs 54.81 crore worth drugs have been seized.