Guwahati: A joint team of the Assam Special Task Force (STF) and Palasbari Police seized a bag containing 23 soap cases filled with suspected contraband drugs in Kamrup district on Sunday night.
Acting on specific intelligence, the team intercepted a car near the Palasbari Police Station and conducted a thorough search.
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Hidden inside the vehicle, they discovered a bag packed with suspected narcotics.
The items were immediately seized and were estimated to be worth several lakhs in the black market.
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Two individuals, identified as Safijuddin Ali and Zakir Hussain, were apprehended in connection with the seizure.
Officials initiated further legal proceedings against the detained individuals.