The consignment was disposed of late Friday afternoon nearby Churachandpur Police Station.
More than 50 per cent of the people in Manipur are tobacco users according to a survey by Global Adult Tobacco Survey.
The seized betel leaves were burned down by NIPCO volunteers along with AMSU and locals of the area.
The IPAK also appealed to the state government to punish all involved in any activities related to drugs and other illegal activities
‘Truck bringing tobacco products was escorted by IRB personnel’