Kathmandu, Jan 29 (PTI) Three Indians were among five people arrested in Nepal for their involvement in drug trafficking, police said.Also Read - Viral Video: Dog Takes a Dip in Thanda Thanda Paani on Hot Summer Day. Watch

The Indians were identified as 21-year-old Mohmad Akramodin, 23-year-old Javed Alam and 21-year-old Shanti Devi Alam. All three of them are residents of Motihari in Bihar. Also Read - Highlights Of Modi Govt's Key Steps To Curb Inflation | 10 Points

The trio were arrested from Hetauda area of Central Nepal’s Makawanpur district, police said, adding that 40 kg of hashish were recovered from their possession. Also Read - Who was Gama Pehelwan The Man Google Doodle Is Featuring Today?

The drug was hidden under the back seat of the car in which they were travelling.

Similarly, a Nepalese drug peddlar was arrested from Bharatpur area in Chitawan district and another from Birendranagar area in Sukrkhet district.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.