A team of Moreh police and commandos conducted frisking and checking of vehicles at the check post of Moreh Police near Kongdong Lairembi of Chikim Village.
The brown sugar laboratory that was busted on Wednesday is located at Chesam Muslim Mayai Leikai, Imphal West.
The Manipur chief minister said that the police team will be rewarded with CM's commendation for succesfully busting two brown sugar manufacturing units at Lilong Nungei area.
Thoubal District police have successfully busted two brown sugar factories at Lilong Nungei area and arrested 3 individuals involved in the case
The apprehended traffickers have been handed over to Moreh Police for further investigation.
Expressing worry that drug menace will destroy the society, the SP appealed to those involved in the drug business to stop it immediately.
All the items were recovered at 5:50 am on Thursday by the police team.
A case has been registered at NAB police station for further investigation and legal procedure, NAB police said
The police, in a rebuttal to an ‘Imphal Free Press’ report published on Friday, stated that on December 27, 2017 NAB-PS neither seized 1.7 kg of brown sugar nor 1.5 kg of brown sugar while transporting the same in an auto-rickshaw at the airport.
NAB PS had registered only 1.7 kg seized brown sugar on the FIR and the question of the other 1.5 kg has confused the presiding officer of Special Judge (ND&PS), Manipur and the special public prosecutor (PP).
The AR troops recover a bag containing 7 packages (77-Soap Cases, weighing 1000gms) of suspected Brown Sugar and a sword.
70 packets of suspected brown sugar (44 packets in three soap cases and 26 packets without soap case) weighing about 839 grams were recovered.