Kathmandu, November 8
Police in Kathmandu recently arrested a Ukrainian national in possession of two kilograms of hashish from Nepal’s single international airport, Tribhuvan International Airport.
A team deployed from the Narcotics Control Bureau of Nepal Police arrested a 42-year-old Ukranian who was boarding a Jet Airways flight to Mumbai, police say.
The alleged smuggler was on the way to Ukraine via Mumbai.
Police had found the contraband hidden in a pair of sport shoes and an Ayurvedic medicine jar in his suitcase during a security check.
The suspect has been taken to the NCB custody and further investigation is underway, according to police.