Aizawl (zoramobserver.com): Acting on tip off, volunteers of Supply Reduction Service (SRS), the anti-drug squad of the central committee of the Young Mizo Association (YMA) on Saturday seized over 120 grams of heroin at Hunthar locality in Aizawl and arrested some persons suspected to be the owner of the contraband.
The contraband was worth over Rs. 2.7 lakh in the local market. The seized contraband and arrested people were handed over to Excise & Narcotics department, sources in SRS said.
In another seizure, Aizawl DEF, DSB staff and Aizawl police seized over 40 grams of heroin worth over Rs. 1.5 lakh at Bethlehem Vengthlang in Aizawl and arrested one Vanlalsanga (20) of Bilkhawthlir Tuitha Veng in connection with the seizure. The accused was booked under relevant sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985., sources said.