Seychelles’ court holds 8 Iranians arrested aboard dhow for drug-related charges

The Seychelles’ Magistrate’s court on Monday remanded until November 28 eight Iranians arrested for drug-related charges last week. 

The Iranians’ vessel — a dhow– was intercepted in the Seychelles’ waters by the Anti-Narcotics Bureau (ANB) together with the Seychelles Coast Guard on Thursday, November 22, ANB said in a communiqué on Sunday. Five hundred grams of what is suspected to be cannabis resin and 2.5g of heroin was seized onboard.

Source: Seychelles News Agency