Maldives Police Service has conducted a special operation in Kulhudhuffushi City to catch suspected drug peddlers in the northern city. The operation was led by the Police intelligence department in coordination with the atoll units of the Maldives Police Service.
According to the Police, the operation was conducted on the 27th of September 2020 in Kulhudhuffushi city with three suspects arrested on charges of possession and sale of unlawful heavy drugs. The identities of the suspects has not been revealed yet but according to the police, two of the individuals are 38 years of age with the other suspect being 34 years.
According to “Policelife.mv”, 18 items suspected of being drugs were confiscated from the suspects during the operation. Three rubber bags with suspected drugs was confiscated with an additional 15 cellophane containers with drugs.