Four drug traffickers including a woman was nabbed in an operation by East Khasi Hills Hills police and heroin worth Rs 6 crore was seized from their possession.
Superintendent of Police, Sylvester Nongtnger said the arrest was made during a daylong operation launched by the Anti Narcotic Task Force last night at around 8: 30 pm in Demthring.
He said the arrested persons are inter-state drug traffickers, one being a woman.
Police seized 1.55 boxes of Heroin weighing 638.5 grams, two mobile phones, a Maruti Suzuki Eeco bearing registration number AS 14 AC 0984, EPIC and Aadhaar Card from them.
A case is being registered under appropriate sections of the law, the SP said.
Meanwhile, police in Ri Bhoi arrested one Nurul Huda of Nagaon, Assam and recovered 29.2 grams of cocaine from his possession.
Police said the accused was travelling in a brand new light motor vehicle on National Highway-6 at Shangbangla.