More Poppy cultivation destroyed in Manipur
Imphal: Thirty-eight acres of Poppy destroyed in two districts in continuation of Manipur government’s drive against Poppy cultivation on Wednesday.
A combined team of District Police Ukhrul, 6th MR, NAB, Forest department and personnels of 9th IRB along with volunteers of Champung and Tora carried out poppy destruction at Tora/Champhung hill range. Around 30 acres of poppy cultivated areas have been destroyed.
In another move, a combined team of CDL Police, 8 MR, along with Japhou Bazar authority under the supervision of SP, Chandel destroyed eight acres of poppy plants cultivated in the area of Old Lamkang Khunthak village, Chandel district.