ITAHARI — Police have arrested six drug smugglers along with heroin from Pindeshwor chowk of Dharan Sub-Metropolitan City in Sunsari district on Friday evening.
Deputy Superintendent of Police at the Area Police Office, Dharan, Dhakendra Khatiwada said that police seized nine grams and 280 milligrams of heroin from them.
Khatiwada said that identities of smugglers have not been revealed as a gang might be involved in its smuggling. Further investigation into the case was underway.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.