2 arrested for possessing tobacco products
Feb 20 2012
Two men, 30 and 19, were apprehended by the Thimphu Police for carrying tobacco products beyond permissible quantity. The two were caught in a regular vehicle check-up at Changbangdu on Saturday night.
They were found possessing some 1,600 sticks of Wills Cigarette from the Bolero car they were traveling in. The 19-year-old man confessed to have carried the cigarettes as per the demand of the other man traveling with him. The handy boy is from Bukhataling in Samtse.
Meanwhile the 30-year-old business man from Shelam in Phojikha confessed that the cigarettes were for sale. Both are under detention.