Kohima, November 01 (NEx): The Pfutsero Police arrested one of the two smugglers after a hot chase from Lekromi Village under Pfutsero district while smuggling suspected Ganja.
The personnel of Pfutsero police station while conducting MVCP at Pfutsero welcome gate, intercepted one vehicle (Maruti Alto 800 bearing registration number: NL01T 2429) which ran away on seeing the duty party. The incident happened at around 19:30 hours on October 30, 2020, a police notification stated.
Immediately, a hot chase began towards Kami – Lekromi road. The smugglers entered into Lekromi Village and abandoned the vehicle and escaped. Upon searching the vehicle, the duty police personnel recovered 20 packets of suspected Ganja wrapped in plastic.
A search operation was launched to nab the smugglers, and one person namely Lhuveku Venyo of Thevophisu Village presently residing at Seedfarm Colony was arrested. His accomplice namely Wilson is still absconding, it notified.