Police have said today (April 8) that two individuals have been taken into custody for possession of what is suspected of being illicit narcotics, along with alcohol from M. Aathari.
The two locals arrested were a 27 year old and an 18 year old male.
The operation involved the raid of M. Aathari where 3 packets of suspicious substances were found, along with 7 bottles of alcohol, 16 empty bottles, a large amount of money and implements used to partake in illicit narcotics.
The Drug Enforcement Department is investigating the matter further, stated Police.
Yesterday, police revealed that a large cache of alcohol had been seized from a house in Malé the previous day.
A total of 115 bottles and 48 cans of liquor were seized in the raid.