15-year-old tanga driver held with 24 kg marijuana

KATHMANDU: A teenager was arrested in possession of 24 kilogram of marijuana from Bhanu Chok of Birganj Sub-metropolitan City-18.

The 15-year-old suspect, who is said to be a resident of Bagahi-4, was driving a tanga  from Bagahi to Birganj when a team of Nepal Police found the contraband being ferried on the horse cart.

Police said they are looking into the case.