During a search, police recovered a total of 9,623 YABA tablets (Methamphetamine) weighing about 967.55 grams, from the possession of the alleged smuggler.
"Selling of tobacco items and other anti social elements should be strictly banned from in and around colleges, institutions and schools."
In view of increasing smuggling attempts BSF has intensified its vigil and operations on the Indo-Bangladesh Border to prevent the nefarious design of trans-border criminals.
378 grams of Brown Sugar and a sum of Rs 5,020 were seized
The convicts have been identified as one Sougaijam Robindro, 28, son of Ibotombi of Kakching district and his wife Lalrozami Duhlian, 27, daughter of Chalmawii Duhlian of Tengnoupal district.
The convicted couple was arrested by a combined team of Narcotic and Drug Affairs (NAB) and Tengnoupal police following the arrest of retired DSP of Manipur, Md Abdul Latif, in connection with the smuggling of large consignment of synthetic drugs on May, 6, 2018.
The seizure included a mini Tata Ashok Leyland truck.
The arrested persons along with the seizures have been handed over to Sugnu police station for further necessary action.
The Anti-Smuggling Unit, Customs Division, Imphal team detected 538.6 grams of heroin powder packed in 50 soap cases with assorted colors