Human rights groups stated in a letter that a team of Thoubal police came to Sintha’s house on April 7 and took him away in a police vehicle without any arrest memo or arrest warrant.
CADA is a well-respected civil voluntary organisation campaigning against the menace of drugs and alcohol in Manipur since its inception in 2006, the 3.5 Collective stated.
Laishram Herojit alias Sintha was arrested under Section 39 UA(P) Act on charges of being an overground worker of one underground organisation, police sources said.
Various organisations namely CADA, CONE, USER, AMSU, DESAM, AIMS, AMKIL, ADVISAV, AIMS, WASEDEV, IKAL, EEVFAM, Lousal, LEEPUN, HRA, along with legal experts among others attended the meeting.
Members of Joint local bodies of Andro along with Coalition Against Drugs and Alcohol (CADA) seized 1,500 packets of Win cigarettes from two cars on Saturday.