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Areca Nuts Smuggling in Mizoram

  by NEWSNER , 2021-02-01 16:37:04

Areca Nuts Smuggling in Mizoram

The Serchhip Battalion of 23 Sector Assam Rifles has recuperated 80 bags of smuggled areca nuts from Tlangsam in Champhai area of Mizoram. 


Joint Operation:


A joint group of Assam Rifles staff and Champhai locale customs office captured the truck conveying the sacks of areca nuts during an activity in the area. 


The Customs Preventive Force held onto the booty that is assessed to be worth Rs 13, 44,000 in the Indian market. 


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Credit: NorthEast Now


Smuggling of Various Stuff:


Cross-border smuggling of various things, including opiates, has become a significant reason for worry for Mizoram. 


Even though Assam Rifles in a joint effort with various divisions have been directing assaults in better places and holding onto various contrabands, they have not had the option to forestall progressing carrying exercises in Mizoram. 


Numerous adolescents are getting snared to drugs that thusly has prompted an increment in HIV positive cases. 


The contamination spreads among drug users clients who offer needles to infuse drugs.


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