Nagaland

Assam Rifles Seizes Smuggled Areca Nuts worth Rs 2.4 lacs

Assam Rifles Seizes Smuggled Areca Nuts And Apprehended Two Individuals
(Assam rifles with seized items and apprehended individuals)

Kohima, February 22 (NEx): Assam Rifles troops established a spot MVCP and apprehended two individuals in general area Lalmati, Kohima on February 18th, 2021.

The PRO informed today that, troops of Assam Rifles established a spot MVCP based on specific input and apprehended two individuals and recovered 15 bags of Myanmarese Areca Nuts (Approx worth Rs 2.4 lakhs), one truck TATA (Regd No MN 01 AA 0209) and Rs 1,510/- in cash.

The apprehended individuals’ alongwith the recovered items have been handed over to Customs Department, Dimapur for further investigation, it said.