Chunzom police arrested a 26-year old man in possession of 675 capsules of Spasmo Proxyvon Plus (SP+) on February 20.

Police officials said that for the celebration of His Majesty’s Birth Anniversary yesterday, a patrolling was conducted on February 20 night.

At 9:45pm, the man along with the driver and another passenger traveling in a bolero was intercepted at Chunzom. The man is a farmer from Chukha and claimed that the controlled substance was for self-consumption.

The man tested positive for Spasmo Proxyvon (SP) and morphine, while the driver tested positive for SP.

Officials said that the driver had stated that the capsules weren’t his and that he wasn’t aware of its existence in the vehicle. The driver is on bail.

Staff reporter