IMPHAl:In the wake of war against drugs in the state, a team of Bishnupur District Commando has arrested two drug peddlers from Bishnupur Block Lamkhai with contraband drugs on Wednesday around 6 pm.
The arrested persons have been identified as Md. Latif Ali (35 years), son of Md. Hasim Ali of Lilong Dam Mathak and Md. Nawaz Khan (43), son of Md. Siraj Khan of Thoubal Moijing.
According to police sources, the team seized 5 kgs of contraband opium from their possession.
The arrested person along with the seized drug have been handed over to Moirang Police Station where a case has been registered for further investigation, the source added