- Ezrela Daldia Fanai, NET Correspondent, Mizoram
In a major development against drug menace, a joint team of Excise and Narcotics Department and Border Security Forces (BSF) have detained an accused, and seized 808.600 grams of Heroin No. 4 late on Friday evening.
Based on specific-units, the joint operation was carried out at NH-36, North Chhimluang, Kolasib District of Mizoram.
Identified as Ramneihthanga, the 47-years-old accused is a resident of Vairengte Chhim veng of Kolasib District.
A case has been registered against the apprehended under the Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, 1985.
It’s worth mentioning that ongoing smuggling of Heroin No 4 stood to be a major cause of concern in the state of Mizoram.