CIB nabs absconding drug smuggling convict

The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police has arrested a person convicted on charge of smuggling marijuana.

According to police, the arrestee Lal Bahadur Bista, a permanent resident of Ichangunarayan-2, Kathmandu, was convicted by Kathmandu District Court on June 14, 2009. The court had slapped a one-year jail term and a fine of Rs 5,000 against Bista.

Bista fell on police net on Sunday from Bijeshwori, Kathmandu. He was produced before court on Tuesday.

Source: THT