Sunday, July 03, 2022

Excise dept seizes drugs worth INR 6 lakh

By EMN Updated: May 15, 2019 11:29 pm
Accused Vinika Awomi along with the seized contraband drugs.

Dimapur, May 15 (EMN): In a major haul of psychotropic drugs, the Narcotic Cell of the Excise department had seized a total of 36,900 capsules of Spasmo Proxyvon on May 14 at New Peducha, 10th Mile Road), Kohima.

Based on intelligence inputs, the Excise Narcotic Cell duty party intercepted an unregistered passenger Sumo vehicle at Peducha and recovered the drugs concealed inside two plastic water pipes.

In this connection, one accused Vinika Awomi (31) has been arrested and booked under relevant sections of the NDPS Act 1985.

According to Deputy Commissioner of Excise (NC), S Chanlei Angh, value of the seized drugs is estimated to be around INR 6 lakhs.

By EMN Updated: May 15, 2019 11:29:17 pm