Imphal: A team of Thoubal Commando arrested one individual along with Cough Syrup (ANREX-CP) 88 bottles from near Lilong Turel Ahanbi Ubakthong Mathak on Thursday around 9:15 PM.
The arrested person has been identified as Md Isaque (19), son of Md Maniruddin of Lilong Haoreibi Makha Leikai, Thoubal District.
According to Police sources, acting on reliable information, a team of Thoubal District Police led by ASP (Ops)/Thoubal Sashidananda Soibam assisted by OC-CDO/Thoubal Inspector N. Sadananda Singh and OC/Lilong Police Station Inspector O. Ajit Singh arrested the drug peddler along with the cough syrup.
The Police team also recovered one Hyundai i-20 car (old model), red in colour, bearing registration number WB 06E 2497 from his possession.
The arrested person and the seized items have been handed over to Lilong Police Station where a regular case has also been registered for further legal action.