The Assam police has seized 170 bottles of the Codeine cough syrup from Baihata Chariali in Kamrup district.
The police conducted a drive against drugs at Baihata Chariali on Sunday during which the banned cough syrup was seized.
Police sources said that they will continue the drive against narcotics in the state to root out the drug menace.
On the other hand, the Assam police recently seized 1 lakh bags of rice of the Food Corporation of India (FCI) from a private godown at Chhatabari in Kamrup district.
The bags were seized from the godown of a private company located in the Chhaygaon Industrial Area at Chhatabari during a joint operation conducted by the Assam police in collaboration with the Kamrup district administration.
The private company was reportedly shipping the FCI rice to different places including Meghalaya after repackaging it in their brand name.
In our drive against drugs,today Kamrup Police has recovered 170nos. of Codeine Cough Syrup bottles from Baihata Chariali.
We are committed to the society to continue such operations against drugs in future and will bust each and every drug cartel.#AssamSaysNoToDrugs pic.twitter.com/tn6xPCC0WK
— Kamrup Police (@KamrupPolice) June 13, 2021