Customs seize drugs smuggled in via courier

Maldives Customs Services has seized 1.36 kilograms of drugs smuggled into the Maldives through courier.

Customs said a suspicious package that arrived in the Maldives via courier on April 28 was flagged and searched. The substance in the package tested positive for methamphetamine. Customs said the street value of the drugs is over MVR 500,000.

The drugs are now in police custody.