lastminute newsAssam police seizes drugs worth over Rs 15 crore, four held SonDakika-Haberleri.Net
Guwahati: Assam police on Sunday apprehended four drug peddlers and seized heroin worth over Rs 15 crore from their possessions, at two different parts of the state, officials said.
Police said that acting on a tip-off, police personnel led by Sub-Inspector Manujjal Gogoi intercepted a truck carrying 3.45 kg heroin in six packets in central Assam`s Karbi Anglong district.
Two persons, peddling the drugs, both residents of Manipur, have been arrested under the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act.
Police said that in another incident, police personnel raided a house and seized 88 containers with one mg suspected heroin each, besides items stolen from temples and the Jagiroad Paper Mill in Morigaon district.