Meghalaya Police recover 7.85 kg of YaBa tablets at Khliehriat, 3 women held


KHLIEHRIAT | Sept 05, 2019:

In yet another drug bust in Meghalaya, the ANTF-East Jaintia Hills, ANTF-East Khasi Hills and Khliehriat PS on Thursday recovered approximately 76000 numbers of YaBA tablets commonly known as "World is Yours" tablets or "Madness Drug" weighing around 7.85 kg with estimated street value of Approx 1 crore at Khliehriat during a Joint operation.

The consignment was recovered from three ladies while they were travelling from Silchar to Shillong/Guwahati in a commercial Tata Sumo vehicle.

It was informed that this is the biggest haul in the state as far as the Psychotropic Substances are concerned.

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In this connection, a case has been registered and investigation is going on.

In another Joint operation of ANTF – EJH, ANTF-EKH and Ladrymbai OP conducted on Sept 4, approximately, 70.43 gms of heroin was recovered from two places in Shillong in connection with the investigation of Khliehrait PS.

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Two persons were arrested taking the total number of arrests to six and total recovery of heroin in the case stands at 93.92 gms till date.