SHILLONG: Police on Tuesday informed that June 13 at around 8:30 am, information was received of a fire incident at Tyrsad village, East Khasi Hills district. The Fire and Emergency Service immediately rushed to the spot and doused the fire.
During enquiry at the place of occurrence by the officers and staff of Mawngap Police Station, the ground floor of the house was found used for the storage of cannabis/ganja. With the assistance of the Anti Narcotics Task Force (ANTF), a seizure of 1001.655 kg of cannabis/ganja was made. In this connection, a case vide Mawngap Police Station Case No.13(06)2022 U/S 20(b)(ii)(C) NDPS Act has been registered. The accused Junita Nongbet (40) has been arrested and forwarded to court. Investigation is on to nab others involved in the racket.