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IMPHAL | Jul 29 : Somsai Battalion of 10 Sector Assam seized 32.700 kg of opium worth Rs. 24.52 lakh packed in 31 packets from Mahindra Bolero GLX silver colour bearing registration number MN 02B 4368 along National Highway 202 at Assam Rifles Check Post, Lambui, Ukhrul district yesterday, said a release by PRO IGAR (South).
It said that Thangkhohao Haokip, son of Douthang Haokip of TA – S. Gamnomjang, Churachandpur district was apprehended along with the opium, which was well concealed in hidden compartments inside the vehicle.
The individual has been handed over to Shangshak police station for further investigation, it added.~IFP