Aizwal: Huge quantity of Methamphetamine tablets, a recreational drug, worth Rs 6 crore was seized by the Mizoram Excise and Narcotics department officials during the last three days.
Lalsangkhuma (31) of Rih village in Myanmar and Vanlalthuama (36) of Serkhan village were arrested for the alleged possession of the contraband. On Thursday night the officials seized 1.01 lakh tablets of Methamphetamine from them at Selesih village near Aizwal. On Saturday night, the officials again seized 2.02 lakh tablets of Methamphetamine from two accused at Aizwal.
The accused were booked under relevant sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985 and produced before the court of the special judge (ND and PS Act) who remanded them to judicial custody for 14 days.