In two separate episodes, the security forces have held onto a colossal reserve of the drug worth Rs 7.29 crore other than holding onto 80 extraordinary reptiles in Mizoram and captured three people regarding the cases, said authorities. Both the drugs and the fascinating reptiles were pirated from adjoining Myanmar and were bound for different pieces of India or abroad.
An Investigation by BSF:
Authorities added that the Border Security Force (BSF) and the Mizoram Police in a joint activity captured a Mahindra Bolero vehicle at PhaisenPeng tri-intersection in Kolasib locale and recuperated 1,45,800 Yaba tablets worth Rs 7.29 crore. The Yaba or Methamphetamine tablets, privately called 'party tablets', were contained in 15 bundles. The two drug peddler - George Khawlhring (44) and Samuel Khawlhring (23) - are being investigated by the Mizoram police.
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The Methamphetamine tablets contain a blend of methamphetamine and caffeine and are abused as high-dose drugs in Bangladesh and adjoining nations, other than India. Methamphetamine is a manufactured medication that is exceptionally famous among smugglers and drug addicts in India and abroad. ''The crude material of these tablets - Pseudoephedrine - is carried into Myanmar where it is additionally handled and afterwards snuck into India through the India-Myanmar borders. A mass measure of the drug is pirated into Bangladesh,'' expressed the BSF.
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