The Mizoram government is awaiting a relief package from the central government for over 12,000 people who have been displaced from violence-hit Manipur.
‘Yellow Alert’ stands for watch and be updated, while ‘Orange Alerts’ implies to be prepared for action.
Based on specific information, the Mizoram Excise and Narcotics Department raided two locations in Aizawl and seized 6.05 kg of the drug.
A very severe cyclonic storm (VSCS) named Biparjoy, pronounced “Biporjoy”, is currently centred over the east-central Arabian Sea moved almost northwards with a speed of 9 kmph during the past 6 hours.
Mizoram had submitted its claims on the state boundary in February.
The market value of the seized drugs is estimated at over Rs 12 crore, official stated.
The state governments of Tripura, Mizoram, Nagaland, Assam, and Manipur have asked the district, disaster management, and all concerned authorities to take all precautionary measures to prevent loss of life and damage to property.
In lieu of the weather woes, the IMD has placed Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur, and Tripura on a yellow watch (meaning be updated) from Monday to Wednesday.
The victim identified as Lalhruaitluanga, 34, a resident of Chhingchhip Venglai.
A cyclonic circulation is lying over east Assam and a neighbourhood between 1.5 km and 2.1 km above mean sea level, according to the Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC) official.