One held with 107 kgs of marijuana

BARA: Police personnel of Area Police Office in Simara arrested a man in possession of large cache of marijuana on Saturday.

According to police, Bikesh Kumar Singh of Fattepur was detained after he was found hauling 107 kilo grams of marijuana hidden under vegetable crates in a pickup van en route to Birgunj from Hetauda.

Singh was arrested at 1:00 am during a routine security check at Amlekhgunj road way.

Further investigation into the case is underway, police said.