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Meghalaya: Drugs worth Rs 3.6 crore seized, three arrested

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Shillong, May 8 (PTI) Three persons were arrested and heroin worth Rs 3.6 crore was seized from their possession in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills district on Wednesday, police said.

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The seizure and arrests were made during searches conducted at two Guwahati-bound buses coming from Silchar while the vehicles were passing through Meghalaya, a police officer said.

"Heroin concealed in 40 soap boxes and also 9 kg of ganja were seized," district Superintendent of Police Giri Prasad told PTI.

The arrested persons were booked under NDPS Act, he said, adding further investigation is underway. PTI JOP ACD

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