Imphal: Manipur Police seized 49.4 kg of drugs in the Bishnupur district.
Police said on Friday during the routine frisking and checking, teams of Bishnupur Police detained a TATA truck on suspicion near Bishnupur Forest Gate along Bishnupur Khoupum road.
On spot verification, the driver identified himself as Langpoklakpam Kiran Singh (29).
On searching the vehicle, 63 packets of opium were recovered. The total consignment weighed 49.7 kilograms ( including the weight of the plastic packets).
The items were seized and the person was arrested after observing necessary formalities, Police said.
The arrested person along with the seized item was handed over to Bishnupur Police Station for further necessary action.