Dholai Police arrested three drug smugglers with 434 grams brown sugar worth Rs 13 lakh and seized a four wheeler on Monday.
The Barak Valley has once again proved to be a haven for drug smugglers. Even during the lockdown several drugs smuggling have been reported across the Barak Valley. Brown sugar was to smuggle from Hailakandi district to Bhaga Bazar the Assam Mizoram border under Dholai Police station.
Based on undercover sources, Dholai Police Station OC Sahab Uddin Barbuhiya along with police forces runs a search operation at NH 306. The huge quantity of drugs are recovered from a blue colored four wheeler at Pakoibil area of Kabuganj. The police seized the vehicle bearing registration number 8707.
The arrested smugglers are identified as Saharul Islam Chowdhury, Gias Uddin Chowdhury and Abdul Ahad Chowdhury. All are residents of Panchgram area of Hailakandi district. The police have continued the investigation.