RAJBIRAJ — Police arrested a youth with contraband from nearby Balan rivulet at Madhupatti-9 of Saptari district on Wednesday evening.
The arrestee is identified as Uddhab Tamang, 24, of Triyuga municipality-2 of Udayapur district, police said.
The police recovered banned drugs from Tamang, said Superintendant of Police (SP) Dan Bahadur Karki.
Police held Tamang in course of security screening when he was found in a suspected condition. Arrested Tamang has been kept at the District Police Office for necessary investigation.
Over 20,000 drivers taken action through CCTV monitoring
KATHMANDU— The Metropolitan Traffic Police Division (MTPD) has effectively launched monitoring of vehicles plying on the road through close circuit (CC) camera in Kathmandu valley.
Traffic Police are keeping a close watch on drivers to check whether they are following the traffic rules or not.
A total of 20,024 drivers of various vehicles faced action based on such monitoring. The police begun this bid since 2073 BS and it has become effective so far, said SSP Basanta Panta of the Traffic Division.
Most of the cases were related to violation of the traffic lane and driving on ‘one way’ roads, he added.
The police are monitoring the traffic activities through 460 close circuit cameras installed at the Division Office, Ranipokhari.Follow @gorkhapost