Imphal, September 08 2021: A team of Narcotics and Affairs of Border Manipur arrested one 53 years old man along with 70 (seventy) soap cases containing about 875 gram of suspected heroin from Kongba near Standard College, today.
The person has been identified as Khumal-lambam Dhiren Singh of Nongpok Lourembam Awang Leikai, Thoubal.
According to reliable information, Dhiren was coming towards Imphal from the Ngariyan side in a black Bolero.
He was detained by the NAB team on receiving inputs about the illegal transportation of banned drug items on Ngariyan road.
On checking, the team seized the suspected heroin which was found concealed on the roof of the vehicle.
Three mobile handsets with three SIM cards, one Aadhar card and a driving license were also seized from him.
The sources further stated that the seized vehicle was heading towards Dimapur.
A case has been registered under ND&PS Act.