Heroin worth Rs 25 lakh seized at Mizoram border, two Myanmar nationals arrested

The heroin weighing 700 g and reportedly smuggled from Myanmar, was seized at the border town of Champhai, police said.

Published: 20th August 2017 06:54 PM  |   Last Updated: 20th August 2017 06:54 PM   |  A+A-


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AIZAWL: Police seized heroin worth Rs 25 lakh at the Mizoram-Myanmar border town of Champhai and two Myanmarese nationals were arrested.     

The heroin weighing 700 g and reportedly smuggled from Myanmar, was seized yesterday, the police said today.     

The Myanmarese nationals, Lalengliana (19) of Tahan and Vansuihhmung (30) of Falam, were booked under relevant sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, the police said.     

They were produced before a district court today.

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