The team of Narcotic Control Bureau (NCB) on Tuesday morning has found 295 kg hashish from a petro tanker of Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) in Makawanpur.
“We received information about a tanker being used to smuggle hashish,” SSP Pokharel said, “We’re shocked to see hashish being smuggled in an oil tanker. We will discuss this matter with concerned stakeholders,” Pokharel said. Investigation has been launched by arresting tanker driver Prahlad Thakuri, 38, of Parsa, he added.
Earlier, the NCB team had recovered hashish from oil tanker (Na 4 Kha 4368) at Jhyape khola of Chandragiri municipality-2. Two people were arrested along with 160 kg hashish.