Kathmandu: Nepalese police have arrested 17
people, including five Indians, from different parts of the
capital in connection with alleged drug trafficking, officials
said on Monday.
Sanjay Gupta, Guddu Gupta and Prakash Kumar Sharma were
arrested from Kalimati on the outskirts of Kathmandu following
a tip off from four Nepalese arrested from the same area along
with 700 gram of brown sugar, the police said.
Arman Alam and Deepak Kumar, residents of Raxaul in
Bihar, have been arrested for possessing 250 gram of brown
sugar from Kathmandu.
The police seized from them altogether 8,520 pieces of
diazepam ampule and 1 kilogram 48 gram brown sugar amounting
to Rs 6 million from the drug traffickers.