Thoubal (Manipur), Aug. 25 -- : In a major crackdown, Manipur police seized 40 lakh tablets of contraband WY (World is Yours), worth Rs 400 crore in the international market, here at inter-village road (IVR) at Phoudel Keirambi Mathak Leikai.

"The combined team of Thoubal District Police was assisted by local youth clubs and women welfare association in the seizure of the contraband item," SP Dr S Ibomcha Singh said in a press conference.

On August 24, a vehicle was spotted to be moving in a suspicious way. On interception, it was found that some narcotic substances were kept concealed in the vehicle.

The vehicle along with the driver was brought to Thoubal Police Station for proper verification. Police found 100 carpet rolls, which had...