Kathmandu : Two people have been arrested in Malangwa Municipality-2 of Sarlahi district along with 17 lakh 90 thousand Nepali rupees and 4 thousand Indian rupees.
The Armed Police Force deployed at the customs check post has recovered undisclosed amount while inspecting the truck (BR 30 BA 2458) that entered Nepal from India. The arrested are driver Ram Lalit Mandal, 42, and co-driver Niraj Kumar Mandal, 33.
According to DIG Pravin Kumar Shrestha, spokesperson of the Armed Police Force, they had brought paddy in the truck. Further investigation is underway.
Earlier, the Armed Police Force had seized Rs 1 crore 9 lakh Indian Rupees in Biratnagar.