Drugs worth Rs 5.78 crore seized in Imphal, one arrested

Imphal, January 14: The Assam Rifles apprehended one youth for allegedly smuggling huge consignment of suspected drug during a routine checking at Khudengthabi post in Tengnoupal in Imphal.
Police seized 144000 party drug popularly known as WY tablets and 732 grams of brown sugar value of which is Rs 5.78 crore.
Police arrested the 31-year-old Noor Khan of Urup Awang Leikei of Thoubal district.
Manipur has been grappling with a drug problem for a long time.