Six arrested for smuggling drugs across Oman

Muscat: The Directorate General for Combating Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances of Royal Oman Police (ROP) arrested three persons of different nationalities for smuggling 14kg of drugs in Muscat on Wednesday. In another case, ROP arrested an Asian and seized 5kg of drugs in Seeb.  An attempt to smuggle marijuana through Muscat International Airport was also foiled.


The anti-narcotics sleuths arrested a citizen for possession and smuggling  quantities of drugs. A total of 3,000 packets of khat were seized in Dhofar Governorate.

North Al Batinah

ROP arrested an Asian for possession drugs in the wilayat of Shias.

All the accused were referred to the prosecution for further proceedings.

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