ADS arrests drug peddlers

CHANGLANG, 23 Sep: The anti-drug squad (ADS) of the Changlang police on Thursday arrested a drug peddler, identified as Kelong Rongran (43), of Balinong, at a naka point in Balinong, and seized 5.8 grams of suspected heroin from his possession.

On the same day, the ADS, led by Inspector C Yanchang, arrested another drug peddler, identified as Honglang Pangtha (20), at the Namdang naka point, and recovered suspected heroin, weighing approximately 15.37 grams, from his possession.

Cases under the NDPS Act have been registered against the duo at the police station here and futher investigation is underway, SP Mihin Gambo informed in a release.