Imphal: Kakching district police of Manipur on Monday nabbed two drug traffickers carrying Heroin No. 4 in one RE auto-rickshaw at Kakching Lamkhai during random frisking checking.
The vehicle bore registration number No. MN02B-2462.
The two occupants of the auto-rickshaw( including the driver) were identified as Henthiansang Haokip ,23, son of Yangkhothang Haokip of Moreh Ward no.7 and T. Robert Baite, 35, son of Zamkhomang Baite of Panglian Village Singngat sub-division Churachandpur, at present residing at Moreh Chikiam village.
The detained persons along with the said vehicle were searched after observing legal formalities. On search, 50 numbers of soap cases containing suspected Heroin No.4 powder was found from a modified chamber on the back side portion of the auto-rickshaw vehicle. Upon weighing, the suspected Heroin No. 4 powder was found to be 611 grams. Accordingly, the both the occupants of the auto-rickshaw were arrested, superintendent of police, Kakching, Shrey Vats said.