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Assam Rifles recovered 7,200 kg of Areca nuts in Champhai district

In yet another success in its crusade against smuggling activities, Serchhip Battalion of Headquarter 23 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of Headquarters Inspector General Assam Rifles (East)

Areca nuts

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  27 Oct 2021 4:33 AM GMT

AIZAWL: In yet another success in its crusade against smuggling activities, Serchhip Battalion of Headquarter 23 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of Headquarters Inspector General Assam Rifles (East), recovered 7,200 kg areca nuts in general area Ruantlang, Champhai district on Monday.

The operation was carried out by a joint team of 8 Assam Rifles, 2 Assam Rifles and Customs Department ,Champhai based on specific information. The approximate cost of the recovered areca nuts is Rs 28,08,000. The Customs Department, Champhai seized the contraband items and detained two individuals on Monday for further legal proceedings, stated a press release.

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