Karimganj : Police seized a huge quantity of contraband drugs worth Rs 50 lakh and apprehended two drug peddlers in Assam’s Karimganj district. The apprehended persons were identified as Nayan Kuri and Bidhan Kuri. According to the Karimganj district police, based on a tip-off, Karimganj police launched an operation in the Lakhicharan area near Karimganj town on Sunday night and apprehended two drug peddlers.
“After receiving information about two drug peddlers, we sent our two people to buy drugs from them and caught the drug peddlers. We had recovered 10 soap cases containing 125 grams of heroin and Ya a tablets in possession from them. The market value of the seized drugs is estimated around Rs 50 lakh,” Partha Pratim Das, ASP of Karimganj district said.