The excise police have arrested a notorious peddler with two kilograms of hashish in North Nazimabad.

The spokesman for the Sindh excise police said on Monday that a team, led by Excise Inspector Sheraz Gul Thebo, intercepted a rickshaw on a main road near Abdullah Girls College, North Nazimabad, arrested a man, Faisal, and seized two kilograms of hashish. The rickshaw was impounded.

In a statement, Sindh Minister for Excise and Taxation & Narcotics Control and Parliamentary Affairs Mukesh Kumar Chawla congratulated the excise team on the successful operation and asked them to continue their efforts against drug peddlers to curb their activities in the province.