DIPHU: The Assam Police today apprehended one person at Karbi Anglong district for possessing heroin worth Rs 8 crore.
The accused hailing from Morigaon was arrested along with the contraband.
The police team lead by bokajan sub-divisional police officer Jon Das, launched a seach operation at Balijan Forest Gate Tiniali around 6.30 am, and intercepted an autorickshaw bearing Nagaland registration.
Das informed that the team managed to recover one kg of heroine packed into 78 soap cases which were hidden inside the vehicle.
Further investigation underway.
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