Heroin seized

3 May 2017

The Mizoram excise and narcotics department officials today seized 72 gram of heroin from two places in Aizawl, a department spokesman said. The seized contraband is worth around Rs 3.6 lakh in the market. The department officials also arrested two persons - Zohlimpuia (32) of Aizawl and Vanlalruaii (36) of Champhai town at Mizoram-Myanmar border for possessing the contraband. The two accused were booked under relevant sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, according to the spokesperson.