Man arrested in Manipur, arms seized

Last Updated: Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 11:42

Imphal: A man has been arrested and heroin and arms have been recovered from his possession in Imphal East district of Manipur, police said here on Thursday.

Following reports of some persons moving in Imphal East district with narcotic drugs and small arms, personnel of Narcotic Cell of Imphal West district launched a search operation at Hatta Golapati area in Imphal East district, the police said.

The man was identified as Khullakpam Ajmal (39).

During the search, Shah was arrested and 100 gm of heroin and a pistol with several rounds of ammunition were seized from his possession, the police said.

The police would investigate whether Shah had brought the narcotic drugs from neighbouring Myanmar.


First Published: Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 11:42
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