Myanmar's State Administration Council imposed martial law in Momeik and Mabein townships in Shan state of eastern Myanmar
Mizoram Excise and Narcotics department’s Anti Narcotic squad seized 82 gm of heroin, worth around Rs 3 lakh and arrested three persons here, a department spokesman today said.
The contraband was reportedly smuggled from Myanmar via border district of Champhai, the spokesman said.
Three persons were arrested under relevant sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, the spokesman added.
The Ministry of Home Affairs on Thursday announced its decision to scrap the Free Movement Regime between India and Myanmar to ensure the internal security of the country and to maintain the demographic structure of India’s north eastern states bordering Myanmar.