Two arrested for drug possession in Kaafu Himmafushi

Police have arrested two men in Kaafu Himmafushi carrying packets of suspected narcotics.

Ismail Ibrahim, 30, of Meadows, Kaafu Himmafushi was arrested at 4:00am this morning with five packets of suspected narcotics.

Ahmed Abdullah Gadhir, 28, of Alhivilaage, Gaafu Dhaalu Thinadhoo was arrested last night at 11:50pm. Gadhir was in possession of one packet of alleged drugs.

According to police, both men were arrested after police received information the men were using illegal drug use.