Maldives Customs Service

Customs seizes party drugs worth over MVR 200k from foreigner

  • The pills have street value of MVR 230,900, revealed customs
  • The 28-year-old man and the drugs have since been handed over to police

Zunana Zalif
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K. Male' 2019 Nov 08 | Fri 17:37 1,948 local

The pills are worth over MVR 200k - Customs

Maldives Customs Service has caught an individual attempting to smuggle a large amount of amphetamine, party drugs into Maldives.

A total of 2,339 pills of the illegal drug were found on the 28-year-old man who arrived from Bangladesh on 6 November.

The pills were found after customs officials inspected his luggage, and they had turned positive to amphetamine.

The pills have street value of MVR 230,900, revealed customs.

The 28-year-old man and the drugs have since been handed over to the Maldives Police Service (MPS).

Last updated at: 1 month ago | Reviewed by: Abdulla Naseer Ibrahim

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