Wednesday, February 8, 2023

One arrested with Yarsagumba and other herbs

Kathmandu: Police have arrested a man from Nagdhunga in Chandragiri Municipality-2 of Kathmandu along with Yarsagumba and herbs today. The arrested is Tula Kami, 24, of Jumla.

Police said that 412 grams of Yarsagumba (Caterpillar fungus) and 650 grams of Shilajit and 100 grams of red saffron-like substance were recovered from him. He was arrested after finding the herb hidden in a bag while inspecting a bus (Na. 7 Kha. 2111) coming to Kathmandu from Kakadbhitta at Nagdhunga.

According to the Metropolitan Police Circle, Thankot, he will be sent to Division Forest Office, Hattisar, Kathmandu for further investigation and action.

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