Kathmandu : Three Indian nationals have been arrested with drugs from a road section at Bahuari Chowk in Birgunj.
Among the arrested are Bikrant Patel, 20, Ram Balak Ram, 28, and Aakash Kumar Ram, 20, of Hardia-4, Raxaul village, Motihari police station in East Champaran district of India. The arrested Patel is the driver of the truck (HR 38 V 4895) while the other two are occupants of the truck.
They were arrested with drugs while checking the truck at Ramgarhwa Road at Bahuari Chowk of Birgunj Metropolitan City-24 on the basis of special information. During the check, 297 bottles of Nurfin, 297 bottles of Fenargon, 297 bottles of Diazepam and 1,206 bottles of 100 ml Winesirex were recovered from the driver’s seat.
A case of drug related offense has been registered against all the three and futher investigation is underway, police said.