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Manipur: Huge cache of arms, ammunition seized

NAB seizes suspected heroin powder

ByIFP Bureau

Updated 27 Jun 2024, 5:31 am

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A combined security force seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition on Wednesday from foothills adjoining Kangpokpi and Bishnupur district.

According to police, a combined team of 33 AR along with Bishnupur Police conducted cordon and search operation at the foothills adjoining Kangpokpi and Bishnupur district between Bungte Chiru, Wainem and high canal of Keinou Maning and Ngaikhong Khunou under Bishnupur Police station from 5.30 am to 7.30 am.

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During the operation, the combined team seized one SMG (Carbine) along with one magazine, one 9 mm pistol along with one magazine, one Pompi shell, seven numbers of ILLU shell, one number of INSAS magazines along with 6 live rounds ammunition, one number of SLR magazine, four numbers of Baofeng walkie-talkie sets along with one charger, nine numbers of HE 36 grenade, two numbers of grenade safety rings, two numbers of smoke bombs, one number of tear gas grenade, two numbers of Anti-riots dual shell, three numbers of detonator,  six numbers of 7.62mm SLR ammunitions, twenty numbers of 303 ammunitions, five numbers of 5.56mm INSAS ammunitions, six numbers of AK ammunitions, one tear smoke shell and one rubber bullet.

The seized items were handed over to Bishnupur Police Station for further necessary action.

NAB seizes suspected heroin powder

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A team of NAB police seized suspected heroin powder and arrested one individual from the Indian Oil Agency Oil Pump, Sangakpham Bazar  Mantripukhri in Imphal West on Tuesday.

According to sources, the team intercepted an individual identified as one Md Saruk Khan, 31, son of Md Basiruddin of Lilong Haoreibi Turel Ahanbi  in Thoubal district and found 230 grams of suspected heroin powder concealing in 20 soap cases which was carried in a black bag.
A case has been registered at NAB Police Station in this connection.

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IMPHAL, Manipur

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