Jiri police recover drugs from truck, driver held
IMPHAL, 14th Oct: A team of Jiribam district police recovered contraband drugs from a truck Saturday at about 12.30 pm. Driver of the truck has been arrested and identified as Md Sahiruddin alias Boiboi (20) son of Bojao of Mairen Khul, Thoubal.
According to police sources, Jiribam police got a tip-off that a huge consignment of drugs would be smuggled into Manipur from Assam. The police team searched a parking lot near Jiribam railway station. During check of a truck loaded with sweets (lollipop), huge consignment of contraband drugs was found concealed inside flour bags beneath the sweets. Police recovered 32,000 SP capsules and 11,000 N-10 tablets from the truck.