Six Myanmarese nationals arrested in Mizoram


Aizawl: Mizoram police arrested six Myanmarese nationals in Lawngtlai district for entering the country without valid travel documents, an officer said on Thursday.

The officer said a delayed report reaching here on Thursday said the six Myanmarese nationals including a minor were arrested from southern Mizoram’s Lawngtali district on Tuesday night.

All the accused were booked under relevant sections of the Foreigners Act and five of them were remanded to judicial custody by a local court for 14 days while the minor was remanded to Observation Home, the officer added. (PTI)