Thoubal: A combined team of CDO/Thoubal and Nongpok Sekmai Police Station has arrested two persons along with huge quantity of foreign made cigarette from Shikhong Khunou on Wednesday around 5:00 pm.
The arrested persons have been identified as Md. Firoj Khan (52 years), son of (L) Md. Jalamad and Md. Shahidur Rahaman (46), son of (L) Md.Wahek. Both are residence of Shikhong Khunou.
According to Police, the combined team seized 159 carton boxes of DUNHILL cigarette Tobacco of LONDON Ltd., 96 carton boxes of WIN, 57 carton boxes of RUILI RIVER foreign cigarette made from a special blend of finest Verginia Tobacco, 56 carton boxes of GUDANG GARAM made in INDONESIA, 70 carton boxes of DJARUM BLACK 20 MYA made in KUDUS, INDONESIA, 70 carton boxes of ESSE cigarette made in KOREA while conducting frisking and checking at the said place.
The combined team arrested the duo along with t Tata trucks bearing registration numbers MN 05C-1081 and NL 01K-7821.
The two detained persons along with the seized items have been handed over to The Superintendent of Customs Preventive Force, Pallel by observing necessary formalities.