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Tibetan national accused of drug peddling arrested in Pokhara

2021 Jul 09, 14:47, Kathmandu
Image: Map of Pokhara-Baglung Highway/ Google Map

Police arrested a Tibetan national who had been absconding after he was convicted on a drug-related marijuana case from Hemja in Pokhara Metropolitan-25 in Kaski district on Thursday afternoon.

The accused has been identified as Tibetan national Jigme Lundup (30), a resident of Tibet in China.

Kaski District Court had convicted him on a drug-related marijuana case and sentenced him to six months of imprisonment. He served 2 months and 11 days imprisonment but he was absconding. He still needs to serve another 3 months and 19 days of imprisonment.

Kaski-based District Police Office (DPO) personnel nabbed Lundup from Hemja.

Further investigation into the case is underway, informed Subash Hamal, DSP of DPO, Kaski.


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