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Security Forces seize contrabands worth crores

Security Forces seize contrabands worth crores
(Apprehended individuals alongwith seized contraband)

Kohima, September 05 (NEx): In a major blow to the nefarious activities of inimical elements, Security Forces seized a major consignment of contraband moving from Manipur to Dimapur on September 04, 2020 early morning.

A press release by HQ IGAR (N) said that Security Forces launched an operation based on specific inputs about the move of contraband and established mobile vehicle checking near Piphema on National Highway – 29, during which two trucks carrying 120 bags of Vietnamese Poppy/Opium Seeds were intercepted alongwith four individuals. The total cost of recovered contrabands is estimated to be Rs 1.44 Crore.

The apprehended individuals alongwith seized contrabands were handed over to Custom Preventive Division Officials, said the press release.