Kathmandu – Police have arrested two persons with 17 grams of brown sugar from the Nepal-India border area in Bankuruwa in Beldangi rural municipality. An armed police force unit made the arrest near pillar number 783/2 on Saturday evening.

Those arrested are Gorakh Bahadur Bogati,22, of Sukkhad in Ghodaghodi municipality-1 and Sharada BK,23, of Bauniya in Bardagoriya rural municipality-3, according to Superintendent of Police Birendra Aiyer of the APF Battalion in Saileswari, Kanchanpur.

A motorcycle used by the drug peddlers was also seized along with Indian mobile phone sim cards. They were handed over along with the seized contraband to the Area Police Office, Beldangi for necessary action