Drugs worth Rs 2.4 crore seized at Mizoram-Assam border, two arrested

Aizawl, Feb 13 (PTI) Methamphetamine tablets, also known as party drugs, worth Rs 2.4 crore in the local market were seized from two persons near Mizoram’s border with Assam on Thursday, state Excise and Narcotics department officials said.
The seizure of 99,600 tablets, that were being smuggled into Mizoram from Assam, was made at an Excise checkpost at Vairengte and the two persons, residents of Karimganj district in the neighbouring state, were arrested, the department’s spokesperson Peter Zohmingthanga said.
They were booked under sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (ND&PS) Act, 1985.