Manipur cop caught in Guwahati drug bust in Chandel ex-ADC’s daughter’s automotive

Imphal: Investigation into the multi-crore drug seizure in Guwahati on Sunday, wherein two individuals together with a Manipur police constable have been arrested, is more likely to result in the door of Lhukhosei Zou’s household. Exhibiting a robust risk of the Zou household’s hyperlink within the case, automobile a Tata Nexon automotive, bearing registration quantity MN01-AK-7218 is discovered to be registered within the identify of Lhukhosei Zou’s daughter Kimngaiching Zou of Phaicham Veng Tengnoupal, Chandel, mentioned sources.

Former ADC (Autonomous District Council) Chairman Lhukhosei Zou, who was acquitted in a 2018 huge drug haul case, was thought of to be the alleged kingpin of the drug cartel. The state authorities was compelled to problem his acquittal in Manipur Excessive Courtroom after a civil society collective, together with an organisation of former drug customers, had approached the Supreme Courtroom alleging that the prosecution refused to file an enchantment in opposition to a trial court docket’s December 17, 2020, verdict exonerating Zou and 6 others.

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