Imphal: In continuation of Manipur chief minister N.Biren Singh’s War on Drugs campaign, Special Commando Unit of Khabeisoi Police nabbed a person from Canchipur near Manipur University gate on Tuesday night.
The commando team led by L. Bebekananda Singh, officer in- charge, Special commando unit khabeisoi and assisted by Hav. L. Kuber Singh and Hc Ch. Mani Singh nabbed the drug dealer.
The drug dealer was identified as Md Abdur Rahaman, 37, son of Manowar Ali of Kwakta Ward no. 3 Bishnupur district.
In the operation conducted under the supervision of superintendent of police Th. Krishnatombi Singh 2 Kg of Opium that worth Rs 1.5 crore approximately in the international market were seized along with one mobile phone and one Verna car bearing registration number MN05A 5646, white in colour.
The arrested person along with seizure articles are handed over to Singjamei Police station for further legal action, Krishnatombi said.