Youth held with controlled pharmaceutical drugs around Chabahil

KATHMANDU: Police on Friday said a person was arrested in possession of large cache of controlled pharmaceutical drugs.

A team deployed from the Narcotics Control Bureau of Nepal Police on Wednesday arrested Prakash Basnet (26) of Baraha Municipality-8, Sunsari, while he was walking around Chabahil in KMC-7.

Police seized 200 ampoules of Buprenophirn, 200 ampoules of Diazepam, 200 ampoules of Phenergan from the possession of Basnet, wrapped in newspaper, hidden inside his bag.

Meanwhile, further investigation into the case is underway, said police.