In a major haul, Assam police seized a massive quantity of contraband drugs in Kamrup district on Saturday.
Acting on secret information, a team of police led by Superintendent of police (SP) and Additional SP (HQ) launched an operation, during which, 1 kg Heroin, 5 kg Opium and 2304 SPS tablets were seized hidden inside a pick-up vehicle.
Taking to the Twitter, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma wrote, “Yet again a huge catch by @assampolice! In a recent operation led by SP & Addl SP (HQ), @KamrupPolice has seized 1 kg Heroin, 5 kg Opium and 2304 SPS tablets hidden inside a pick-up vehicle. Excellent job team. Keep it up.”
Further investigation is underway.
Recently, Assam Police seized a huge quantity of contraband drugs worth Rs 4 crore in Kamrup district.
Five drug peddlers were arrested in connection to it.