IMPHAL: Moreh Battalion of Pallel Sector Assam Rifles under aegis of IGAR South has enhanced security measures to seal the porous Indo Myanmar Border as part of nationwide lockdown.
On Wednesday troops of Moreh Battalion observed movement of a suspected individual along NH 102. The individual Mr. Khamjapao Baite, S/o Late Thorngkhagam Baite R/o Chalson, Tengnoupal (Moreh) was seen carrying a bag, IGAR(S) said in a press release.
On being challenged the individual tried to flee, however was overpowered by the troops of Moreh Battalion. On checking and questioning the individual, 77 soap cases of suspected Brown Sugar worth Crores were recovered.
The apprehended person along with the recovered contraband was handed over to Moreh Police Station for further investigations.