In a major crackdown, five persons were arrested with 1,000 kg of marijuana worth Rs four crore at Kukidolong, according to a statement released by Assam Rifles on Saturday.
The drug traffickers were arrested on September 7 by the security forces, along with police.
A joint operation was launched to arrest the five from the Kukidolong area with psychotropic substances.
As per the statement, four of the arrested are from Manipur. They are from the Senapati district of the State.
Later, the arrested persons were handed over to officers of the Chumukedima police station along with the recovered items for further investigation.