Dimapur, November 14 (NE): On November 13, Dimapur Police apprehended 4 (four) drug traffickers from 3rd Mile, Dimapur and during frisking/checking the following items were recovered/seized from their possession:
(a) 23 packets of suspected heroin neatly packed in soap cases.
(b) 1(one) .22 pistol (country made) with one magazine.
(c) 90 (ninety) packets of Wr @Yaba tablets totalling approx 18000 tablets.
(d) 1 (one) scorpio B/Regd No.WB74J 1171 suspected to be stolen with one key.
(e) Cash Rs.3,10,000/- (Three lakhs ten thousand) only.
The arrested accused were identified as (1) Kangba Maram (35 yrs) S/o Kajung Maram of Maram village, PO/PS- Tadubi, Dist- Senapati, Manipur(2) Pavi Poumai (25 yrs) S/o Ashikho Poumai of Phaibung, PO/PS- Tadubi, Senapati, Manipur, P/Add- Viewland colony, Senapati Town, Manipur (3) Sho Poumai (28 yrs) S/o Danyi Poumai of Phaibung village, PO/PS- Tadubi, Senapati, Manipur, P/Add- Viewland colony, Senapati Town, Manipur (4) Daphru Poumai (38 yrs) W/o Late Fuzii Poumai of Zeme village, PO/PS- Senapati, Manipur, P/Add- Zeme village.
Accordingly, in this connection, a case has been registered at Diphupar PS and further investigation is on.
Again on November 13, Dimapur Police arrested one person namely Hika Achumi (37 yrs) of Hevishe village, PS- Niuland, Dimapur, P/Add- Purana Bazar Dimapur for collecting illegal tax from Manipur registered trucks in the name of Petroleum and Land Transport Workers Federation of India near DMC Tool Tax at Burma Camp area. On frisking /checking a cash amount of Rs.950/- and tax coupon of PLTWFI and one ID card were recovered/seized from his possession.
In this connection a case has been registered at East PS and investigation is on.
Meanwhile, today on November 14, Dimapur Police arrested two extortionist namely (1) Daniel Gurung @ Anand (20 yrs) S/o Arjun Gurung of Darjeeling town, West Bengal, P/Add- Purana Bazar Dimapur and (2) Samuel Ahmed @ Luhit (20 yrs)S/o Joynal @ Jacob Ahmid of Dolgam village, Nilam Bazar, Dist- Karimganj, Assam, P/Add- Model Colony, Purana Bazar, Dimapur while extorting from auto drivers from Purana Bazar near SBI Bank, Dimapur and recovered/seized 3 Nos of GPRN/NSCN (R)thikadar tax receipt, 1 (one) no of GPRN Non-local work permit and 4 (four) nos of GPRN/NSCN (R) ministry of chaplee affairs tax slip.
In this connection a case has been registered at East PS and further investigation is on, a press release by Dimapur Police said.