Duo held with 30 kg hashish in Dhading

Police have detained two persons with possession of 30 kg hashish from a hotel in Malekhu of Dhading.

According to the District Police Office, Dhading, the suspects have been identified as Surya Bahadur Syangden and Raj Kumar Syangden of Agara of Makwanpur.

Acting on a tip-off, a police team deployed from the Area Police Office, Gajuri under the command of Inspector Hemanta Bhandari arrested them along with a briefcase containing hashish.

After the investigation, police came to know that they were in search of a prospective client to sell the drug.

The duo, however, denied the allegation and claimed that that an unidentified person handed them the briefcase at Mahadevbesi of Dhading assuring them a reward of Rs. 10,000 for the task.

Source: THT