Cachar, June 4: In an operation to capture narcotics dealers, the Assam Police detained two people on Saturday.
Additionally, it confiscated an enormous amount of illegal drugs worth Rs 16 crores.
“Based on secret information, a team of Cachar district police launched an operation on Saturday night at Katagashtal area, Silchar and recovered about 2.2 kg of heroin”, said Subrata Sen, Additional Superintendent of Police, Cachar district.
Adding further, Sen said, “We have seized 143 soap cases containing 2.2 kg of heroin and also apprehended two accused in the operation. The market value of the seized drugs is estimated at around Rs 16 crore. Our investigation is on”.