The Aizawl Battalion of 23 Sector Assam Rifles on Monday recovered 153 grams of heroin from Aizwal in Mizoram.

A joint team of Assam Rifles jawans and officials of the Mizoram excise and narcotics department conducted a raid at the World Bank Road area in Aizawl and seized the heroin.

Two individuals were also detained in connection to this.

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The market value of the narcotics seized is estimated to be Rs. 68,85,000

The excise department seized the narcotics.

Assam Rifles jawans also seized 20,000 tablets of Methamphetamine at Chhungte village in Mizoram’s Champhai district recently.

The tablets were estimated to be worth Rs 1 crore in the market.

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