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Illegal opium plantation destroyed in Jajarkot

Illegal opium plantation destroyed in Jajarkot


JAJARKOT: A staff of police personnel as we speak destroyed unlawful opium farming at Nayabasti in Kuse Rural Municipality-Eight of Jajarkot district.

Acting on a tip-off, the staff, underneath the comm of assistant sub-inspector Maya Lal Buda, was deployed to destroy the unlawful opium farming spanning over a ropani of l within the space, stated DSP Kishor Kumar Shrestha.

Even although opium cultivation is prohibited in Nepal, folks in rural areas are nonetheless engaged within the farming of the excessive octane drug which has excessive worth within the worldwide market, DSP Shrestha added.

Police is seen destroying opium vegetation in Jajarkot, on Sunday, April 26, 2020. Photo: Dinesh Kumar Shrestha/THT




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