Maha: Nigerian among two held for possessing drugs

Alibaug (Maha), Jan 29 (PTI) Two men, including a Nigerian national, have been detained from Rasayani in Maharashtra's Raigad district for allegedly possessing drugs worth over Rs one lakh, police said on Friday.

The duo was nabbed on Thursday and mephedrone and ganja collectively worth Rs 1.11 lakh were seized from them, the police said.

Raigad Superintendent of Police Ashok Dudhe said the accused have been booked under sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act.

Police said the accused could be linked to an international drug syndicate. PTI COR NP NP