Imphal: A team of Narcotic Cell/Imphal East on Tuesday arrested one person along with Rs 50,000 worth of Indian Made Foreign Liquors (IMFL) in local market from near Fashion Dress, North A.O.C in Imphal West around 11:30 am.
The arrested person has been identified as Ningthoujam Bipin (30), son of (L) Ningthoujam Bhogeshwor of Nambol Khongkham, Bishnupur District.
According to police sources, acting on reliable information, the team of Narcotic Cell/Imphal East led by ASI W. Surankumar Singh under the supervision of ASP (Ops)/Imphal East and OC Narcotic Cell/Imphal east Inspector Kh. Devkumar Singh intercepted one Maruti i10 car bearing registration number MN01G-8716, with in colour, at near Fashion Dress, North A.O.C in Imphal West.
The team was able to seize a huge quantity of IMFL from the possession of the driver of the Maruti i10 car who was identified as Bipin.
The team seized 2 cases of Old Monk (750 ml), 1 case of O.C Blue (375 ml), 3 cases of McDwells (750 ml) and 3 cases of Old Monk (375 ml).
The arrested person and seized articles have been handed over to the Excise Station, Lamphel for further legal action, the source added.