Drugs worth Rs 15 crore seized in Manipur, 1 held

Manipur police seize contraband drugs in Imphal on Saturday noon. (File photo)

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In a major haul, security forces on Tuesday seized huge cache of drugs, worth Rs 16 crore in the international market, on Imphal-Moreh national highway of Manipur.

Acting on inputs from a reliable source, a bus was intercepted at Khudengthabi by a team of Assam Rifles personnel officers, sources said.

“When the security personnel searched the bus, they found WY drug packets concealed under the driver seat,” said an official.

Driver has been taken into custody, the officer said. The seized items items were handed over to directorate of revenue intelligence.

Worlds Yours (WY) contains a mixture of methamphetamine and caffeine. It is typically produced in a round pill form.

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