Brown Sugar worth more than Rs 40 lakh seized

Our Correspondent
Tengnoupal, Aug 11: While conducting search operation as part of security measures taken up in border areas in connection with the upcoming Independence Day celebration, a combine team of 43 AR and Moreh police seized 165 gm of Brown Sugar from the possession of a person at Chonjang village area yesterday at around 1.30 pm.
The person has been identified as Letkhopao Haokip (25) s/o Thangkhopao Haokip, Yanghoulen village, Moreh.
The seized Brown Sugar is estimated to be worth more than Rs 40 lakh in international market, informs our correspondent.
The arrested person along with seized items was handed over to Moreh Police Station yesterday.