One woman in possession of 104 soap cases suspected to contain Heroin No 4 weighing 4.270 kg was arrested by a team of Moirang Police Station at Tronglaobi Makha Leikai in Bishnupur district on Wednesday.
The team was conducting frisking and checking at Tronglaobi Makha Leikai along Tiddim road NH2 under the supervision of additional SO (LO) Bishnupur district of Satyam Takhellambam and the overall supervision of senior superintendent of Police Bishnupur district N Herojit Meetei at 9.20 am, as per sources.
One vehicle (Tata Winger bearing registration no. MN02A/8676) was stopped for checking. One woman was acting suspiciously and she was checked for verification, during which she identified herself as Khupsian Kim alias Kimboi, 33, wife of Khupkhanhau from Lal Zakham Road, Gouchinkhup Veng New Lamka in Churachandpur.
On searching her bag, as many as 104 soap cases weighing about 4.270 kg, including the weight of the soap cases, suspected to be Heroin No. 4 powder were detected.The suspected drugs were seized and she was arrested for further necessary procedures.