In the Crusade against drugs security forces in Northeast India are day in and day out are confiscating drugs and arresting those involved in it.
on June 12, 2021, a joint operation by Mizoram Excise & Narcotics Department with 46 Bn of the Assam Rifles recovered 123 grams of Heroin No. 4 at Selesih Vengpui. The drugs are worth Rs.4 lakhs in the market.
They apprehended a 36-year-old woman- Ngurdingliani, a resident of Selesih Vengpui in connection to the drug bust.
In another operation, Mizoram Excise & Narcotics Department along with the Social reform & Action Committee of Sihphir seized 60 grams of Heroin No. 4 worth Rs 60 lakhs at Sihphir Kawn Veng, at the outskirts of Aizawl.
They also apprehended two individuals – Malsawmzuala (30) s/o Lalrinawma, Middle Kanan, Aizawl Leh C. Lalbiakzuala (35) s/o C. Thangngaia residents of Sihphir Chhanhim Veng in connection to the second drug bust.
The police have booked all the alleged drug dealers under the Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985.