Police seize over 3kg of illicit narcotics

An operation carried out by Police Drug Intelligence and the Drug Enforcement Department has resulted in the seizure of over 3kg of what is suspected of being illicit narcotics that were being trafficked into the Maldives.

A Thai woman and an African woman were taken into police custody in relation to the case.

The police have also searched an inn regarding this case as part of an ongoing investigation.