The Lakhimpur Police recovered a stolen vehicle and seized banned substances in two separate operations in the last 24 hours.

A pick-up truck stolen from Laluk in Lakhimpur district was recovered in Moran in Sivasagar district on Monday.

The vehicle with registration number AS07 BC 1395 was changed to registration number AS09 AC1476 when it was recovered along with the vehicle lifter.

The arrested vehicle lifter has been identified as Shahjahan Ali (26) of Azad Tiniali, Laluk.

In another operation, Lakhimpur police arrested one Masud Hasan (27) of Daulatpur, Bihpuria and recovered suspected heroin weighing 19.25 grams.

Both the operations were conducted by Pranab Bora, Officer-in-Charge of Laluk Police Station in cooperation with Moran Police Station and Harmutty Police Out-post.

Farhana Ahmed

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