Imphal: A team of Imphal West police led by Inspector N. Ingocha Singh seized 630 grams of contraband brown sugar from the possession of one drug trafficker identified as Md. Farijjuddin (25) S/o Md. Lahimuddin from Kwakta Ward no. 2, Phoujakhai Ekhai under Bishnupur PS.
The drug was successfully seized based on reliable information about one contraband drug trafficker transporting some quantity of brown sugar from Kwakta to Dimapur in a Winger on Tuesday while conducting an operation at North AOC area at around 8.35 AM.
The operation was conducted under the supervision of SP IW Ksh. Shivakanta Singh. The drug was found kept and concealed inside his inner thigh by folding with tape, a source said.
The source further said the drug peddler waa arrested on the spot along with his mobile hand set in presence of a gazetted officer and two independent witnesses.
A case under FIR No. 275(10) 2022 IPS U/S 21(c)/29 ND&PS Act has been registered against him for investigation.
The accused was produced before the Court of CJM, IW which remanded him to seven days’ police custody.