RAUTAHAT, June 7: A large amount of illegal marijuana has been seized in Sarlahi district. A team from Nepal Police and Armed Police Force (APF) seized over 16 quintals of marijuana in the district.

KATHMANDU, June 2: Some 280 kilograms of marijuana has been seized from Belka Municipality-8, Sisauli Ghat, Udayapur. The Armed Police Force’s Security Base in Rampur discovered the contraband during a patrol around 7:00 in the morning.

KATHMANDU, April 17: The police have seized cigarettes being illegally transported to India from Banke's Jamunaha border crossing.

KAPILVASTU, Nov 14: Illegally imported prohibited firecrackers into Nepal were seized and safely destroyed.

KAVRE, Oct 20: Area Police Office, Banepa, has seized a total of 92 sacks of sugar that was brought by evading taxes.

Home-made liquor seized in Biratnagar

September 12, 2022 12:35 pm

MORANG, September 12: Police have seized liquor that was produced and sold illegally in the local market in Biratnagar.

Police seize 8 trucks of betel nuts

July 22, 2022 13:28 pm

BIRATNAGAR, July 22: The police seized eight trucks of betel nuts ready to be taken to India. Biratnagar Metropolitan City-18 police seized the trucks loaded with betel nuts that were going to be taken to India via Buddhanagar on Thursday night.

Soon after Biz Hankook reported about BTS member Jimin’s apartment being temporarily seized by the National Health Insurance Service due to nonpayment of premiums, now the K-pop group’s agency Bit Hit Music stepped up to clear the air.

Jumla, Jan 27: The police have taken control of unauthorized herbs without a collection permit which were  being  transported  in Jumla.

KATHMANDU, Oct 17: Police seized a huge amount of gold hidden in an apartment in Parsa district on Saturday afternoon.

MAKWANPUR, Jan 26: Police here have made public three persons held on the charge of supplying cannabis illegally via an ambulance.

KATHMANDU, Dec 23: Police on Monday arrested two Indians and one Nepali national from Kathmandu on the charge of smuggling of yarsagumba, the rare medicinal herb.

DHARAN, Dec 22: Police have discovered a huge cache of arms and ammunitions from a poultry farm located at Barahakshetra municipality-7 in Sunsari district on Sunday.

APF seize onions worth Rs 3 million

November 19, 2019 10:38 am

RAUTAHAT, Nov 19: A team of Rautahat-based Armed Police Force has seized a truck full of onions which were being illegally smuggled into Nepal from India.

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: Police have arrested three persons with fake currency notes and note-printing machine from Bouddha, Kathmandu on Monday.

June 19: Federal authorities seized 16.5 tons of cocaine worth more than $1 billion from a ship in Philadelphia in one of the largest drug seizures in U.S. history, the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday.

GORKHA, Sept 10: It has been revealed that the 10 kilograms of gold seized by police at Sirdibas on Saturday have been sent by a Chinese national.

KUALA LUMPUR, May 18: Malaysian police seized 284 boxes containing designer handbags and dozens of bags filled with cash and jewellery from a private residence linked to former prime minister Najib Razak on Friday morning.

SIRAHA, March 9: Customs officials seize goods smuggled into Nepal from India, but smugglers manage to flee. This is a new trend that has emerged in customs offices of Siraha in recent months.

SIRAHA, Mar 7: On January 15, a team of customs officers confiscated a huge stock of clothes illegally imported from India from a go-down near Golbazaar Police Office.

BIRATNAGAR, Feb 7: Transport entrepreneurs of Morang have taken four overloaded tippers under control for passing through the dilapidated Mirgunj bridge at Bathnaha of India, next to Nepal border, which is considered a lifeline for Nepali importers.

SURKHET, Nov 11: Police have seized a large cache of explosive materials used for making bombs.

Two loaded guns seized

November 8, 2017 09:31 am

LAHAN, Nov 8: Police seized two loaded guns from Dhangadhimai Municipality-8 of Siraha district on Tuesday. A patrol team deployed from the Area Police Office, Dhangadhimai, found the loaded guns after some four persons threw the guns and ran away after seeing the police personnel.

Five loaded guns seized from Dang

July 26, 2017 14:57 pm

DANG, July 26: Police have confiscated five loaded guns from a forest area at Rajapur rural municipality-7 in the district.

DAND, July 12: Of the 2,382 candidates who contested the June 28 local level elections from the district, 724 had their deposit amount seized.

KATHMANDU, May 19: The Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation (DNPWC) is preparing to destroy tons of wildlife parts and trophies in its possession on the occasion of International Day for Biodiversity on May 22.

UNITED NATIONS, March 4: Interpol says a three-week operation to tackle the illegal trade in wildlife and timber in 43 countries has led to the seizure of $5.1 million worth of illicit products from wild cats to seahorses and the jailing of almost 90 people.

BEIJING/WEST PALM BEACH, FLA.. Dec 18: China will return an underwater U.S. drone seized by a naval vessel this week in the South China Sea, both countries said on Saturday, but Beijing complained that Washington had been "hyping up" the incident.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) of Nepal Police on Tuesday night arrested two Malaysians in possession of 1.5 kg of cocaine while trying to smuggle the contraband to Hong Kong via Nepal.

CHARLESTON, Aug 26: Federal agents in South Carolina have seized 35 tons of a chemical used to make methamphetamine at the Port of Charleston and are investigating whether the contraband is tied to a drug operation.

Large amount of sugar seized

August 19, 2016 17:54 pm

ILAM, Aug 19: Police on Friday intercepted a large amount of sugar while being transported to Nepal illegally via the Pashupatinagar checkpoint bordering India.

Bootleg liquor seized and destroyed

July 11, 2016 11:15 am

MUSTANG, July 11: The District Administration Office (DAO), Mustang on Sunday confiscated a large amount of bootleg liquor from a distillery company at Marfa area.

KATHMANDU, June 17: Authorities on Thursday seized 109 tortoises and 162 birds of various species from a house in Ranibari, Kathmandu.