Acting on specific information, Assam Rifles troopers and officials of the state excise and narcotics department seized 153 grams of heroin in Aizawl on Monday, Assam Rifles said in a statement.
Two persons have been apprehended for possessing the contraband worth Rs 68.85 lakh, it said.
The joint operation was carried out at Chite area along the World Bank road in the eastern part of Mizoram’s state capital, it said.
Both the accused and seized contraband were handed over to the state excise and narcotics department, it added.
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