Police in Assam today seized a lot of drugs worth 10 crores and arrested two men who were driving the business.
According to the police, the accused men were trying to transport the consignment from Manipur to West Bengal via Assam, when the police seized 54,000 YABA tablets.
“The police seized a large quantity of drugs worth Rs 10 crore and arrested two drug peddlers. During the operation, the team seized 54,000 YABA tablets while trying to transport this consignment from Manipur to the West. Bengal via Assam.” Superintendent of Police N Mahatta said.
In a joint operation on Sunday, the Assam Police and the Government Railway Police seized 29 kilograms of Ganja from a train at Lumding railway station in Hojai district, while acting on a special tip.
28 parcels from Agartala-Deoghar express were recovered from Ganja.
It is worth noting that on November 11, the Assam Police arrested two wanted drug dealers and seized 1000 YABA tablets.
Earlier in October, they seized a shipment of 2000 kilograms of contraband drugs worth Rs 15 crore and arrested two drug peddlers in Karbi Anglong district.
Earlier, the police arrested 4 people who were dealing in narcotics, and confiscated two vehicles they were driving, after busting a lot of drugs worth Rs 10 crore, in Karbi Anglong district.
In mid-October, the Assam Police seized 3,243 kg of ganja worth Rs 3.30 crore from a vehicle in Karimganj district on the Assam-Tripura border.
While in the first week of October, the Border Security Force (BSF) in a joint operation with the police seized 9.477 kilograms of heroin in Karimganj and arrested one man who was dealing in drugs.
In recent times, the Assam police have succeeded in arresting drug peddlers and have recovered drugs and other narcotic substances worth crores.
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