JIRIBAM, Jan 21 : A team of Jiribam police led by Special Task Force in-charge, A Krishnakumar (ASI) seized 12,000 WY tablets (60 packets) from a vehicle coming from Imphal, yesterday.
Speaking at a press meet held at Jiribam SP office today, SP, M Mubi Singh stated that the seized tablets would be worth around Rs 36 lakh in the local market and Rs 60 lakh in the international market.
He stated that the police team conducted frisking and checking at Leingangpokpi along NH 37 and during the operation, one Cruiser vehicle (regd no. AS 11BC 9503) fled the check post without stopping. The team chased down the vehicle and found the WY tablets inside the vehicle.
The SP said that Jiribam police have been conducting various drives to prevent any illegal activities from happening in the district and in connection with the Republic Day, stringent checking and frisking are being conducted at various locations.
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