Foreigner among two held with illegal drugs from Kathmandu

KATHMANDU: Police have arrested two persons including a foreign national in possession of illegal drugs from Kathmandu on Saturday.

Police arrested John Karki (27) of Nayabasti, Gokarneshwor Municipality-13 of Kathmandu in possession of diazepam, brufen and phenergan.

Karki was arrested while he was transporting the drugs hiding in the scooter (Ba 52 Pa 2583) which he was riding on.

Police confiscated the drugs and three mobile sets from him.

Similarly, the Metropolitan Police Circle, Lainchaur, have arrested a Jordanian, Nor Alben Mohammad Hamas (29), with passport number 300681, in possession of MDMA tablets from Thamel Fire Chok of Kathmandu Metropolitan City-29, on Saturday.

Further investigation into the both cases is underway, informed police.