Woman held with 455 gram yarsagumba

KATHMANDU: A woman has been arrested with 455 gram of yarsagumba, also known as Himalayan Viagra, on Saturday.

Police identified the suspect as Susmita Lama (28) of Dolakha. She was currently residing at a rented room in Nargarjun Municipality-1.

Acting on a tip-off, a police team deployed from the Metropolitan Police Circle, Balaju raided Lama’s room and confiscate the prized herb known for its aphrodisiac properties.

Police said that they are looking into the case.