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Large quantity of betel leaf seized, six arrested



IMPHAL: Large amount of Betel leaves (157 baskets) has been seized from KJS Brick field Papal Mamang Leikai at 8:45am of May 19. Six individual and two vehicles used in transporting the banned betel leaves were also seized by the police. 

According to report the betel leaves was transported by Kangabam Shantidas (40yrs) s/o K. Dijamani Singh of Charangpat Mayai Leikai and his associates from Imphal. 

They transport led the betel leaves in a Tata Truck-2515 bearing registration no. UP20AT -2678 and deposited it at KJS Brick Field located at Papal Mamang Leikai.

The brick field was owned by one Kangabam Jadu @ Jadumani Singh (50yrs) s/o K. Dijamani Singh of Charangpat Mayai Leikai, who is the elder brother of K. Shantidas Singh.

Police has registered a case FIR 21(05)2020 u/s 188/269/270/34 IPC and arrested the following 6-persons

(i) Kangabam Shantidas Singh (40yrs) s/o K. Dijamani Singh of Charangpat Mayai Leikai.

(ii) Kangabam @ Jadu Jadumani Singh (50yrs) s/o K. Dijamani Singh of Charangpat Mayai Leikai.

(iii) Sanjoy Choudhury (43yrs) s/o Arjun Choudhury of Thangal Bazaar  Khuyathong Road. Imphal West Manipur

(iv) Birendra Saha (39 yrs) s/o (L) Khellawan Motihar Dist Bihar a/p Uripok near Cheirap court 

(v) Kulvinder Singh (43yrs) s/o (L) Chain Singh of Tirak Karma PO Garddey, Anandpur Punjab 

(vi) Adnan Khan (21yrs) s/o  Jahid  Khan of Chandpur Bijanor Dist Uttar Pradesh.

In further follow up action, 2 baskets of betel leaves were been seized from the house of K. Shantidas Singh.

The Tata truck and one white colour Toyota Fortuner car without registration no. and vehicle documents was also seized from the spot.

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