Two Indian nationals nabbed with illegal drugs in Dhangadi

DHANGADI: Two Indian nationals were apprehended by the police on the charge of possessing illegal drugs in Dhangadi of Kailali district on Tuesday.

The arrestees have been identified as Sagar Chaudhary (30), and Dharma Singh Rana (35), residents of Lakhimpur Khiri of Uttar Pradesh in India.

Regional investigation division of Dipayal Province Police Office nabbed the duo from the premises of Shivapuri Dham in Dhangadi Sub Metropolitan City-4 with 35 grams of brown sugar, police said.

Preliminary investigation showed that the arrestees purchase and bring the contraband from India and sell them in various parts of Nepal.

They have been kept at the Kailali District Police Office for further investigation.