Imphal: As part of the ongoing anti-drug drives and ward against drug in the state, a team of CDO/Kakching arrested one person along with suspected brown sugar hidden in 11 soap caps in a diesel auto rickshaw coming from Moreh on Sunday afternoon.
The driver of the diesel auto rickshaw that has been arrested has been identified as Md. Abdulkarim (23), son of Md. Anamuddin of Sora Chingja Leikai a/p Muslim Nagar Moreh Ward No. 5.
According to Police sources, acting on reliable information, the team halted the diesel auto rickshaw at Pallel Police outpost. Upon searching, soap caps of suspected brown sugar were found attached inside the body part of the diesel auto rickshaw.
The arrested person and the seized items have been handed over to Kakching Police Station for further necessary legal action and a case has also been registered at Kakching Police station.